Microsoft Office Specialist

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TOwensTim Owens, a technology faculty member at the College of the Marshall Islands,  recently earned  the highly regarded Microsoft Office  Specialist Microsoft Office Excel 2007 and Microsoft Office Word 2007 Certifications.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) is the credential required by academia and business, recognized globally as the premier credential chosen by individuals seeking to validate their knowledge, skills and abilities relating to the Microsoft Office systems.

  • In academia, MOS promotes success in the class room for students and instructors, and prepares students for an increasingly competitive workforce.
  • For business, MOS maximizes office productivity and efficiency for the organization and increases job satisfaction and heightens career achievement among employees.
  • In workforce development, MOS prepares and places job candidates, ensuring they possess the skills employers require.

Microsoft® Office Specialists are a part of a global community of distinguished achievers. This Microsoft credential tells the world you have demonstrated proficiency in the 2007MOS standardof the world's foremost desktop computing applications. Microsoft certifications (based on globally recognized standards) demonstrate your computing skills and help advance your career prospects in a competitive job market.

In addition, he has been approved to be a Microsoft Certified Instructor.  This is an  international community that spans more than 150 countries and regions and includes classroom and e-learning instructors, learning consultants, authors, conference presenters, and user group leaders. Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) are the premier technical and instructional experts on Microsoft technologies, and are the only individuals authorized to deliver training for Microsoft Certification.