Excel Basics

Learn foundational skills of Excel to gain the ability to efficiently and effectively organize and analyze data.

Program Overview

As big data continues to change the way businesses operate and drive strategy, the ability to efficiently and effectively organize and analyze data is crucial. Managers need to be able to utilize tools to identify trends and help make better business decisions. Microsoft's Excel is a powerful spreadsheet software to organize and manage data related to business operations. This course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in Excel, including data entry, basic formula calculations, and formatting and style operations. During the course, you will learn how to build a spreadsheet from scratch and gain a greater understanding of the most popular Excel commands and functions.

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Duration

Approximately 3 hours

Up to 3 months to complete coursework

Estimated Tuition

$79

No additional materials required

Ways to Learn

Online

Credit

.3 CEUs

Technical PM 2.5 PDUs | 3 SHRM credits

Program Partner

We partnered with MindEdge to bring you affordable, full suite, cloud-based, content-rich online education.

As a student, you will: 

  • Identify and understand the different components of the Excel interface
  • Enter and convert numerical and text data, dates, and times
  • Select, copy, and paste data in a workbook
  • Employ elements of style to the workbook
  • Create images, illustrations, shapes, and hyperlinks in a worksheet
  • Arrange, filter, and sort lists of data
  • Apply basic formatting elements to the worksheet
  • Formulate basic mathematical formulas and functions, including SUM, AVERAGE, and MAX and MIN VALUE
  • Reorganize data by removing duplicates, blanks spaces, and misspellings in a worksheet
  • Open, save, and protect the workbook

Who Should Enroll?

  • Adult learners who want to gain a foundational knowledge of Excel's basic tools and functions.

 

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Program Benefits

100% Web-based learning. Access courses anytime, anywhere with an Internet connection.

Affordable. Courses are competitively priced.

“Ask the Expert.” Learners can pose content-related questions and receive feedback within 24 hours.

Interactive. Courses include interactive exercises to engage learners.

Easy-to-follow. Concise explanations, real-world examples, and references enable learners to easily explore course topics.

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