Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)

Demonstrate the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification.

Office 2013

To earn MOS certification for Office 2013, pass one of the following specialist exams:
  • 418: Word
  • 420: Excel
  • 422: PowerPoint

Office 2010

To earn MOS certification for Office 2010, pass one of the following specialist exams:
  • 881: Word
  • 882: Excel
  • 883: PowerPoint

MOS Expert

Demonstrate advanced skills in key Office programs by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist Expert certification.

Office 2013

To earn MOS Expert Certification for Office 2013, pass each of the following expert exams: 425 & 426: Word

Office 2010

To earn MOS Expert Certification for Office 2010, pass one of the expert exam following tracks:
  • 887: Word
  • 888: Excel

MOS Master

Demonstrate the deepest level of skills needed to proficiently use Office programs by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist Master certification.

Word 2013

To earn MOS Master certification for Word 2013, pass each of the following master exams:
  • 425 & 426: Word
  • 420: Excel

Plus one elective exam:

  • 422: Powerpoint
  • 423: Outlook
  • 424: Access
  • 419: SharePoint
  • 421: OneNote

Excel 2013

To earn MOS Master certification for Excel 2013, pass each of the following master exams:
  • 425 & 426: Word
  • 427 & 428: Excel

Plus one elective exam:

  • 422: Powerpoint
  • 423: Outlook
  • 424: Access
  • 419: SharePoint
  • 421: OneNote

Office 2010

To earn MOS Master certification for Office 2010, pass the following master exam:.
  • 883: PowerPoint

Plus one elective exam:

  • 884: Outlook
  • 885: Access
  • 886: SharePoint
  • 853: OneNote
  • 891: Office 365