Computer Training

Effective January 2022:  All students (including non-credit students enrolled in any on-campus courses or off-site clinical) will be required to provide Middlesex Community College proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to coming on-campus.  More info will follow on the documentation process for non-credit students.  

Google IT Support Professional & CompTIA A+ Exam

Google’s IT Support Professional Certificate is a program that helps people prepare for entry-level roles in IT support with no experience or degree necessary. Through  a  dynamic  mix  of video  lectures,  quizzes, and hands-on labs and widgets, the Google IT Support Professional Certificate introduces learners to troubleshooting, customer service, networking, operating systems, system administration, and security. In addition, students will take part in CompTIA A+ exam prep work and CompTIA A+ exam. Class will be 10-12 hours per week of self-paced online study through a license by Qwicklabs and 3 hours of in-class instruction with an IT professional.  Weekly office hours will be included for additional support. $1,899
CompTIA A+ exam fee is separate.
Textbook/materials fee is student paid and is not included in the tuition.  
Fall 2022 dates TBA

MS Excel Certificate
From beginning to advanced functions, this course is designed to teach you the features of MS Excel. Upon successful completion you will be able to: create and format a worksheet; create formulas; manipulate and calculate data with advanced formulas, create and modify tables, present data with charts, analyze data using PivotTables, customize data, work with multiple workbooks, import and export data.  Pre-Req: -Students must be proficient with MS Windows & keyboarding. (24 hours)  $309
5/24- 7/19    6p - 9p             Tuesday nights
Bedford Campus               Room: TBA
Course Number TEC 759 30          CRN 13745                    Professor:  TROCHE
No class the week of July 4

7/13 - 8/4      2p - 5p    Wednesday and Thursday
Bedford Campus               Room TBA
Course Number TEC 759 35         CRN 14353
Professor:  TROCHE

Note: For Massachusetts employers who would like to send employees to the above MS Excel course:  Employers may qualify for 50% or 100% reimbursement through the Mass. Workforce Express Fund. Tuition must be employer paid.  More Info


Business Computer Applications Certificate
This certificate course will prepare you for a position in offices where proficiency in software such as Microsoft Office suite is used. These positions include administrative assistant, customer service or data entry. Students will become proficient in computer skills such as file & folder management, system backup, device/printer setup, internet basics, password management along with word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation, and calendar software packages. These tools are commonly used in most work environments today. (24 hours) $319
6/7 - 8/2      5:00pm - 8:00pm             Tuesday nights
Bedford Campus               Academic Resource, room 102
Course Number TEC 748-31         CRN 13522                    Professor:  Kelly
No Class week of July 4

7/1 - 8/26      9a - 12p            Friday 
Bedford Campus               Academic Resource, room 102
Course Number TEC 748-30         CRN   13908             
Professor:  Kilory 
No Class week of July 4

Practical Computers - An Intro to PC’s and Windows
This course is an introduction to the computer and computer applications via lecture and hands-on activities. We start with an overview of computer hardware, software, and networks that include the use of Microsoft Windows for running programs, the creation of folders, and file management. We continue with a focus on Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Email, and the Internet.
(12 hours) $199
6/3 - 6/24      9:00am - 12:00pm     Friday
Bedford Campus           Henderson Hall, room 211
Course Number TEC 602 30        CRN  13723
Professor: Kilroy

8/9 - 8/30     5:00pm - 8:00pm     Tuesday
Bedford Campus          Academic Resource, room 102
Course Number TEC 602 31        CRN 14072
Professor: Kelley

Last Modified: 4/25/22