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Excel Classes

Take your skills to the next level with comprehensive Excel training. In addition to introductory through advanced level courses, classes are available in Excel Charts, Formulas and Functions, PivotTables, Data Manipulation, and VBA. [More on Excel Classes]

All our Excel classes are now available online with an instructor present for the entire course. You will see the instructor's screen throughout the class and you can share your screen if you need individual help from the instructor. You will have time to practice, ask questions, and receive hands-on training. If you don't have Excel available on your machine, you can remote into one of our computers. For more information, email info@cetc.umsl.edu.

Introduction to Excel

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows.) Use Excel to create spreadsheets for accounting, budgeting, expense tracking, and other applications. Learn to set up and format worksheets and enter labels, values, and formulas. Discover how to select data, restrict data entry, adjust column widths, and move around the worksheet. Other topics include using simple statistical functions, editing and deleting data, moving and copying cell contents, understanding absolute and relative references, setting up worksheet pages, and printing.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0723 Fri., May 29West CountyDawn Robinson
E0761 Tues., June 23West CountyDawn Robinson
E1025 Fri., July 17West CountyDawn Robinson
E1127 Thurs., Aug. 20West CountyDawn Robinson

Intermediate Applications of Excel

(Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent experience. You should know how to create formulas using the formula bar and understand absolute and relative references.) Learn to design effective spreadsheets that others can use and interpret easily. Practice applying effective design techniques, including naming cells, protecting cells, and making your spreadsheets easy to read. Additional topics include working with multiple worksheets, creating templates, rounding data, using conditional functions, and applying conditional formatting.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0724 Fri., June 5West CountyDawn Robinson
E0762 Mon., June 29West CountyDawn Robinson
E1026 Fri., July 24West CountyDawn Robinson
E1128 Thurs., Aug. 27West CountyDawn Robinson

Advanced Applications of Excel

(Prerequisite: Intermediate Applications of Excel or equivalent experience.) Learn advanced functions and database management techniques, including sorting and filtering data, using database statistical functions. Get the most out of your Excel applications by linking data between worksheets and workbooks. Other topics include using lookup tables and performing what-if analysis using Goal Seek and scenarios.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0709 Wed., May 20West CountyDawn Robinson
E0763 Mon., July 13West CountyDawn Robinson
E1027 Fri., July 31West CountyDawn Robinson
E1129 Thurs., Sept. 3West CountyDawn Robinson

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

Classes are available in Excel VBA that teach you how to use macros and customize your spreadsheets. Other Excel classes offered include Excel Charts, PivotTables, Formulas and Functions, and Excel Data Manipulation.