The Microsoft Business Certification Program enables candidates to show
that they have something exceptional to offer – proved expertise in Microsoft Office 2007 programs. The two certification tracks allow candidates to choose how
they want to exhibit their skills, either through validating skills within a specific Microsoft product or taking their knowledge to the next level and
combining Microsoft programs to show that they can apply multiple skill sets to complete more complex office tasks. Recognized by businesses and schools around the world, more than 3 million certifications have been obtained in more than 100 different countries. The Microsoft Business Certification Program is the only Microsoft-approved certification program of its kind.
What Is the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist Certification?
The Microsoft Certified Application Specialist certification exams focus on validating specific skill sets within each of the Microsoft Office system
programs. Candidates can choose which exam(s) they want to take according to which skills they want to validate. The available Application Specialist exams
- Using Microsoft® Office Word 2007
- Using Microsoft® Office Excel® 2007
- Using Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007
- Using Microsoft® Office Access™ 2007
- Using Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2007
- Using Microsoft® Windows Vista™
Shelly Cashman Series textbooks map to Microsoft Certified Application Specialist certification in the following manner: