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Microsoft IT Academy Certification Testing

MCC has been designated at a testing center for the Microsoft IT Academy Certifications. Exams are available in Word Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, SharePoint, OneNote, and Office365. Successful completion in the exams result in a certification as a MOS Specialist. Each certification test costs $125, including one free re-take for a failed exam. Specialized courses can be scheduled for groups seeking to prepare for specific exams. Contact Continuing Education at 910-576-6222 to schedule a test or to join a test date.

QuickStart Computer Series

The QuickStart series is intended to get you "job skill" ready with intensive 1-day sessions ranging from introductory information to some specific applications for Word, Excel, and/or PowerPoint. These classes are for those seeking a skill that will enhance employability to those already in the workplace and needing to enhance a specific skill in a short time. You may take one session or all three sessions for the same price.

QuickStart Access

QuickStart Access $70 9:00a-3:00p F 11/15/13

Need just the basics fast? Get up and running with Microsoft Access in just one day. Create and modify tables, enter, edit and sort records, and design effective queries. Learn to create and modify forms and reports.


QuickStart Word

Session 01: Getting Started with Word
Session 02: Reports Using Word
Session 03: Shortcuts and Effective Use of Word
$70 9:00a-3:00p F 2/7/14-2/21/14
    5:30p-9:30p MTW 4/14/14-4/16/14
    9:00a-3:00p F 8/8/14-8/22/14


QuickStart Excel

Session 01: Getting Started with Excel
Session 02: Constructing and Applying Formulas
Session 03: Generating Charts, Graphs, and Reports

$70 9:00a-3:00p F 11/15/13-12/6/13
    8:30a-1:00p F 1/10/14-1/24/14
    5:30p-9:30p MTW 4/7/14-4/9/14
    8:30a-1:00p F 7/11/14-7/25/14


QuickStart PowerPoint Presentation Tools

Session 01: Getting Started with Powerpoint
Session 02: Working with Graphics and Integrated Word & Excel
$70 9:00a-3:00p F 12/6/1312/13/13
    10:00a-4:00p & 9:00a-3:00p ThF 3/27/14-3/28/14
    9:00a-3:00p F 8/22/14-8/29/14


QuickStart for Quickbooks

This condensed course introduces the entrepreneur to the skills necessary to manage basic business accounting and daily office transactions.  It will also equip a participant working or planning to work in a business office using QuickBooks.  Emphasis will be placed on producing and understanding financial data and simple ways to save time with this useful software. 

QuickStart for Quickbook:
Getting Started with Quickbooks
$70 9:00a-3:00p F 12/6/13
    5:30p-9:30p TTh 3/11/14 -3/13/14
    9:00a-3:00p F 6/13/14


QuickStart Digital Editing Using Photoshop Elements

QuickStart Digital Photography Editing using   Photoshop Elements $70 9:00am-3:00pm F 3/14/14
    5:30pm-8:30pm M/W 5/12/14-5/14/14
    9:00am-3:00pm F 7/18/14


PC Upgrade: Cheaper to Keep It?

PC Upgrade: Cheaper to Keep It $70 8am-12pm M/W 8/12-8/14/13
    1pm-5pm M/W 9/16-9/18/13
    6pm-10pm M/W 10/21-10/23/13
    8am-5pm Sa 12/7/13

Is it "cheaper to keep it?"  Come to this one day PC Upgrade course to determine if an upgrade is what you need, what components can be upgraded, and how the upgrades can affect your PC.  This one-day workshop also includes hand-on instruction on how to install the upgrades and the complete tear down and reassembly of a PC.

Continuing Education Team | (910) 576-6222


Robin Coates

Dean of Continuing Education

ext. 253


Lewis Edwards

Continuing Education Coordinator

ext. 215

Abraham Encinas Torres

J. Abraham Encinas-Torres

ESL Lead Instructor-Recruiter

ext. 249

Kathy Garner-Smith

Kathy Garner-Smith

Career & College Readiness

ext. 236

Richard Hinson

Richard Hinson

Coordinator, Small Business Center

ext. 216

Angela Kennedy

Angela Kennedy

Assistant to the Dean of Continuing Education

ext. 254

Vanessa McIntyre

Vanessa McIntyre

Retention Assessment Specialist

ext. 254

Connie Parsons

Connie Parsons

Administrative Assistant

ext. 256

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Kaye Taylor

Receptionist/Data Entry

ext. 508

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