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Basic Computer Skills

Basic Computer Skills

A Continuing Education Program

Macomb’s Basic Computer Skills program covers all the bases and provides you with a certificate that shows prospective employees you are proficient in using computers and their software to complete a variety of tasks.  You will learn how to use the internet, keyboard, email, USB drive and, of course, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Basic Computer Skills

  1. Ideal for those new to computing
  2. Earn a certificate in as little as four months
  3. Affordable, with day and evening classes

Basic Computer Skills Courses at Macomb

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Keyboarding Basics
  • MS Office

Career Opportunities in Basic Computer Skills

Macomb has teamed up with Burning Glass Technologies to provide you with the most up-to-date information on the careers that you will be qualified for upon successful completion of this program.

Job-posting data can give you insights about employers seeking job applicants, where those jobs are located, and the average salary being offered. Use the Career Insights Tool to see national, state or metropolitan area information.

Data are provided by Burning Glass Technologies and drawn from large area samples. Data are not drawn from Macomb Community College-specific student or program outcomes.



Career Services

Macomb’s Career Services is your bridge from education to employment. It offers a variety of free resources, including skill and interest assessments, resume building, success workshops, job placement and more.

How do I find out more about the Basic Computer Skills Certificate program?

For more information about the Basic Computer Skills Certificate program at Macomb, contact

What is a Continuing Education Program?

Our Workforce and Continuing Education programs are designed to help you develop in your career, learn a new skill or explore a personal interest. These programs are open enrollment, which means you do not have to fill out an application. These programs are not eligible for financial aid or for academic credit toward an associate degree or related certificate.

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