WSCC Students technology certifications.

December 14, 2015

MOS_CertifiedVICTORY TOWNSHIP – Thirty-six West Shore Community College students have earned a total of 64 industry recognized Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certifications to help them become career ready. The students participated in the education technology program to help them develop their Microsoft Office skills.

In addition to the students, the group included two WSCC staff members and a faculty member who chose to seek the certifications as professional development.

According to Dr. Amy Wojciechowski, Business Division Chair, “The Microsoft Office Specialist program gives students in-demand technology skills that not only increase their desktop computing proficiency immediately, they also improve their workforce readiness and put them above the pack when looking for a job.”

The MOS certifications are delivered in the college’s authorized Certiport Testing Center as part of the business program curriculum.  Funding for the exams was provided by a grant from the Michigan Department of Education.

MOS certification is recognized globally as the premier credential to validate knowledge, skills and abilities relating to the Microsoft Office applications. With more than 1 million exams taken annually in 140 countries, MOS is the leading IT certification in the world.

For more information, visit the college’s web site at, WSCC Business Division  and Certiport .

Students earning the Microsoft Office Certifications are:

Cody Anscombe   Word, Excel
Danielle Ashley   Word
Kaitlin Bunce   Word, PowerPoint
Zachary Carlson   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Dawn Carrier   Word
Amber Cooper   Excel, Access
Lindy Danks   Word
Daniel Dellar   Excel, Access
Mariah Gregurek   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Kristen Hackert   Word, PowerPoint
Nicholas Hargett   Word
Jared Knizacky   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Helena Krapohl   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Brianna Lange   Word, PowerPoint
Kathryn Lindholm   Word
Tara Lyman   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Haley Maser   Word
Hope McBride   Word
Remington Merriman   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Megan Moffitt   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Rachel Nelson   Word, Excel
Kaitlin Oleniczak   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Chase Petersen-Lemire   Access
Jeremiah Pumford   Word, PowerPoint
Rosa Rendon   Excel
Ryan Robins   Word
Maria Rosas   PowerPoint
Jenny Spicer   Word
Hannah Stuck   Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Luis Tienda   PowerPoint
Devin Tolin   Word
Kendra Walsworth   Word
Maysie Walters

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Zachary Zweigle   Word, PowerPoint, Excel

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