Microsoft Office Specialist 2019/365

The Microsoft Office Specialist certifications that are available are:

  • Word Associate
  • Excel Associate
  • PowerPoint Associate
  • Outlook Associate
  • Access Expert
  • Word Expert
  • Excel Expert

The Office 365 and Office 2019 exams include multiple, smaller projects to assess your skills within Microsoft Office. You are tested on one project at a time, once that project is complete they will move onto the next within the Microsoft Office 365 and Office 2019 program. These small projects test their skills as they would in the real world and validate their understanding of the Microsoft Office program functionality.

What’s New

Office 365 and Office 2019 exams now include new Office features, such as:

  • 3D models
  • Morph Animations
  • Slide Zoom
  • New Excel Functions
  • Ink

Also, the Office 365 and Office 2019 exams have been mapped to one set of revised objective domains to reflect the skills required in today’s modern workplace. So, you are tested on the same exam no matter which Office application is being used.

Looking to become a Microsoft Office Specialist – Associate or Expert?

The Microsoft Office Specialist Program now has multiple levels: Associate and Expert

You can still earn a certification for each exam you pass, however if you earn any three of the four available associate certifications they will become a Microsoft Office Specialist – Associate and earn an additional certification for their accomplishment. If you would like to advance even further and earn your Associate certification and any two of the three available expert certifications they will become a Microsoft Office Specialist – Expert and achieve the highest certification within the Microsoft Office Specialist Program.*

*This is in lieu of the Microsoft Office Master credential.

Microsoft Office Specialist Associate, Microsoft Office Specialist Expert