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Technology: Business and Desktop Applications

Business and desktop application professionals support mission-critical roles in the workplace by expertly using word processing tools, spreadsheets, databases, presentation software, messaging software, Internet research skills, and project management and business accounting software. Training in business applications at Bellevue College Continuing Education will give you hands-on experience and the skills to become a more productive and effective professional in a variety of office environments.

Prerequisites: Basic computing and keyboarding skills. We strongly recommend that you start with Windows classes to gain a fundamental understanding of the operating system and basic file management.

Current Business and Desktop Applications Classes

  • Access 2016: Level 1

    Gain a foundational understanding of Access including the skills necessary to create a new database, construct data tables, design forms and... More »

  • Breakfast Club: Tech Talks

    Please join us at Bellevue College’s North Campus for a fast-paced hour each month to listen to local Technology professionals talk about ... More »

  • Business Intelligence and Dashboards Using Excel 2016

    Installed with Excel 2016 is a powerful business analysis tool set called the Power BI Suite. These tools let you analyze data, discover ins... More »

  • Excel 2016: Data Analysis with Pivot Tables

    Advances in technology have made it possible to store ever increasing amounts of data. Along with this, the need to analyze that data and ga... More »

  • Excel 2016: Data Analysis with Power Pivot

    We are now living in the age of big data. Data is being collected all the time and for increasingly detailed transactions. This can lead to ... More »

  • Excel 2016: Level 1

    Organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update, and present your data in ways that will help the decision makers in your organization steer yo... More »

  • Excel 2016: Level 2

    With so much data available and being created constantly, the ability to make sense of that data becomes more critical and challenging. To g... More »

  • Excel 2016: Level 3

    This course is intended for students who are experienced Excel 2016 users and have a desire or need to advance their skills in working with ... More »

  • MS Project for Project Managers

    Gain hands-on experience using MS Project 2013 software in the key roles of planning, control and execution. Topics include: setting up proj... More »

  • PowerPoint 2016

    Create more effective and engaging presentations. You will learn new skills to create a visually appealing presentation for your audience; e... More »

  • QuickBooks 2015

    Use QuickBooks to track money coming in and out of your business or personal accounts using proven tools and easy forms. Topics: creating y... More »

  • SharePoint 2013: Site Owner Level 1

    Windows SharePoint 2013 combines familiar Office tools and the Web into a single environment to share information and collaborate with colle... More »

  • SharePoint 2013: Site Owner Level 2

    Windows SharePoint 2013 combines familiar Office tools and the Web into a single environment to share information and collaborate with colle... More »

  • SharePoint Foundations 2013: Site User

    SharePoint is a web platform tool that allows for collaboration within and across teams. Specifically designed to optimize the user experien... More »

  • Windows 10 Introduction

    Gain an understanding of the Windows desktop and file and folder management. Topics: the Windows layout, directory structure of disks, copyi... More »

  • Word 2016

    Create professional-looking documents, add tables and lists, add design elements and layout options, and proof documents. Employ techniques ... More »

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