May 25, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

CTA 116 - Personal Computer Spreadsheet Applications

4 credit hours - Four hours of lecture and directed laboratory weekly; one term.
Formerly CSI 124 - Personal Computer Spreadsheet Applications

Use Microsoft Excel to study the basics of spreadsheet setup, data manipulation and program functions. Learn more advanced features including functions, charts, lists (databases), macros, World Wide Web functions, integration with other applications, validation, 3D references, data tables, scenario manager, solver, importing external data and auditing features. Use a wide variety of practical examples to foster an understanding of different ways Excel can be applied to personal and business needs. This course prepares students to take the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) - Excel 2016 industry certification exam (extra fee).  Lab fee $25.

Note: Users with no prior software applications experience are encouraged to take one of the following before taking this course: CTA 100  or CTP 103 . Typically offered MC and OL; fall, spring and summer terms.