Professional Certifications

Microsoft Certified Application Specialist

Salve Regina offers students the opportunity to become a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist. These certifications cover the Microsoft Office suite, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and Access.

Structured as a three-credit business course, Microsoft Certified Application Specialist allows students to spend the semester preparing for the certification exam or exams of their choice with a Microsoft Master Certified Instructor. While fees related to the exams may apply, students find value in including their certification on their resumes.

Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC3)

The Internet and Computing Core Certification tests students' basic knowledge of computer fundamentals, key applications and living online. The three-credit course provides students with thorough instruction on the various uses of the computer, important accessories, networking principles and key applications, along with e-mail and Internet principles.