Analyze and share important data to build a budget, follow trends, or complete complicated calculations whether for business or personal use. Spreadsheet programs helps users store and sort data that can be used for personal budgets to business financials. Create charts and graphs to make data easy to understand in a visual format. Perform complex calculations with ease. This microcredential covers basic to advanced spreadsheet skills in both Microsoft Excel and Google sheets.
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0 Billion
People worldwide who use Excel and Google Sheets

Quick Facts about this Microcredential

What You’ll Learn

  • Develop basic to advanced spreadsheet skills in Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets
  • Create worksheets and workbooks
  • Organize, sort and filter data
  • Write formulas, create pivot tables and macros
  • Development of Integrative Learning and Problem Solving professional competencies

Things to Know

  • This microcredential is free to all current ACC students
  • This is a foundation course – no prior knowledge/experience is required
  • This microcredential provides a base upon which to build digital fluency
  • This microcredential is part of the Fundamentals of Computer Skills for Job Readiness Microcertificate

What You’ll Earn

Those completing the microcredential with an 80% or above will receive a portable digital badge that can be shared with employers or online on sites such as LinkedIn
Digital portable badge for Austin Community College District's Digital Fluency and Innovation Spreadsheets microcredential
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Microcredentials are a new way of learning at ACC


Unlike a traditional college course, the microcredentials are bite-sized, taking 5 weeks or less to complete


Enrollment is free to current ACC students (some microcredentials may require an additional purchase*)


A dedicated Digital Navigator will grade your work, provide helpful feedback, and answer questions


Learn on your own schedule with these microcredentials, and go as fast as you are able to master the content

* Check the Quick Facts section for details

This microcredential is now available

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