Computers & Information Technology

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All Computer students: please bring a USB flash drive to class.
Classes are taught with Windows 8.1 and Office 2013 except as noted.

Where required, textbooks can be purchased at the bookstore at 914-606-6475 or ordered online at www.sunywcc.edu


Computer Basics 1 –
Operational Skills
Increase your proficiency in the basic operations of using a Windows-based computer: working with the mouse and keyboard, the Windows desktop, using programs such as word processing, using menus and toolbars and more. This workshop is ideal for new computer users or those who want to brush up or enhance their basic skills.
CE-COMP 2001, $140 (+ textbook).
Windows 8.1
Sec. A: 1 Sat., Jan. 30, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203. #12925
Sec. B: 2 T/Th, Feb. 2 & 4, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-203. #12926
Sec. C: 2 Wed., Feb. 24 & Mar. 2, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-209. #12927
Windows 10
Sec. D: 2 Sat., Mar. 12 & 19, 1:00-4:00 pm, GTW-209. #12928
Sec. E: 2 M/W, Apr. 11 & 13, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-209. #12929
Sec. F: 1 Thurs., Apr. 28, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-209. #13044

Computer Basics 2 – Mastering Windows and File Management
Build your confidence and get control of your computer with these techniques for using Windows. Learn to manage and organize your files and folders; search for files; work with shortcuts; use control panels; set some custom features to make it easier to work with Windows. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2002, $140 (+ textbook).
Windows 8.1
Sec. A: 1 Sat., Feb. 6, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203. #12930
Sec. B: 2 T/Th, Feb. 9 & 11, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-203. #12931
Sec. C: 2 Wed., Mar. 9 & 16, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-209. #12932
Windows 10
Sec. D: 2 Sat., Apr. 2 & 9, 1:00-4:00 pm, GTW-209. #12933
Sec. E: 2 M/W, Apr. 18 & 20, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-209. #12934
Sec. F: 1 Thurs., May 5, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-209. #13045

Computer Basics 3 – Internet and Email
Become a more proficient Internet user. Learn the benefits of different browsers and search engines and how to make your Internet use more efficient and safe. Learn how to manage your email folders and attachments. Get a glimpse of popular social media sites including Facebook and Twitter. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2003, $140 (+ textbook).
Windows 8.1
Sec. A: 2 Sat., Feb. 13 & 20, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm, GTW-203. #12935
Sec. B: 2 T/Th, Feb. 16 & 18, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-203. #12936
Sec. C: 2 Wed., Mar. 23 & 30, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-209. #12937
Windows 10
Sec. D: 2 Sat., Apr. 30 & May 7, 1:00-4:00 pm, GTW-209. #12938
Sec. E: 2 M/W, Apr. 25 & 27, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-209. #12939
Sec. F: 1 Thurs., May 12, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-209. #13046

Save $$ when you register for all three Computer Basics classes during this term for only $378.
Savings will reflect when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

Keyboarding on the Computer
This course provides students with the basic skills necessary to learn touch typing on a computer keyboard. The ability to type faster and accurately saves time and increases productivity. A great course for anyone who uses the computer, including health care professionals who have to make entries in patient electronic records. Only basic operational computer skills are required for this hands-on class.
CE-COMP 2016, $150.
Sec. A: 8 T/Th, Feb. 23-Mar. 17, 6:00-7:30 pm, GTW-203. #12959
Sec. B: 8 Sat., Apr. 2-May 21, 9:00-10:30 am, GTW-209. #12960

Fundamentals of the iPhone
Learn to use basic functions of the iPhone. Bring your phone to class and work at your own pace. Topics covered include: essential skills of texting, taking pictures, accessing email, customizing calendars and utilizing the internet via the iPhone.
CE-COMP 2141, 6 M/W, Apr. 4-20, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-219, $120. #13132

Accounting and Finance

Bookkeeping with QuickBooks and Excel Certificate
Earn this non-credit certificate by completing our Introduction to QuickBooks class, the Excel series, and Accounting & Bookkeeping for Beginners. Apply for the certificate upon completing all requirements.

NEW! Behind the Scenes of QuickBooks
Debits, credits, journals, ledgers…having a working knowledge of the principles behind the bookkeeping capability of QuickBooks will simplify the process of mastering this software. The goal is to understand the “behind the scenes” of how business transactions are correctly recorded and how QuickBooks handles them. No QuickBooks experience is needed – this is the perfect first class for someone who plans to learn QuickBooks, but will also be useful for QuickBooks users who need additional understanding of bookkeeping processes.
CE-COMP 2132, $175.
Sec. A: 4 T/Th, Feb. 2-11, 9:00-11:00 am, GTW-203. #13007
Sec. B: 4 M/W, Mar. 21-30, 6:00-8:00 pm, GTW-203. #13008

Introduction to QuickBooks
Learn how to handle accounts payable and receivable, customer info, inventory, and track your business’s financial health. These sections are open to all students but are particularly suitable for those who have some previous experience with bookkeeping. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2013, GTW-203, $410 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 6 T/Th, Feb. 16-Mar. 3, 9:00 am-12:00 noon. #12955
Sec. B: 6 M/W, Apr. 4-20, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12956

Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
Preparing payroll for a small business can be much easier with the powerful features of QuickBooks. Learn to set up a payroll, pay employees, use timesheets and reports, and create standard federal and state payroll forms. Prerequisite: Introduction to QuickBooks or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2033, 1 Mon., Apr. 25, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-203, $70. #12987

NEW! Fixing Common QuickBooks Errors
You know how to use QuickBooks when everything goes smoothly, but this course will help with handling the times when some things just don’t go right. We’ll look at corrections for errors like using the wrong account type, merging duplicate accounts, voiding checks, reversing mistakes, correcting wrong amounts, and more. We’ll also cover setting up a company from the beginning to ensure that things are done properly. Prerequisite: Introduction to QuickBooks or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2133, 4 M/W, May 2-11, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-203, $70. #13009

Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks – Online Program
Get full details at careertraining.ed2go.com/sunywcc

Social Networking and Internet Applications

Social Media Overview
Learn how to connect and more efficiently use several of the more popular social media sites: LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Flixster, Google Plus, and Flickr. Learn how to join these sites, understand when to “like” something, set security features, promote yourself, join groups, understand hashtags, and social media “etiquette.” Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 3 or equivalent experience. CE-COMP 2015, 4 T/Th, Jan. 19-28, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $200. #12957

NEW! Advanced Social Media Overview
If you know the basics of using Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest, go further into more advanced features. You’ll create Facebook groups and events, manage photo albums, and manage your friends and what you see of their posts. Use links in tweets, set favorites, and learn how to search for someone to follow. Manage your Pinterest boards and add comments. Learn about security settings and how to link your various social media sites. Prerequisite: Social Media Overview or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2135, 4 T/Th, Mar. 29-Apr. 7, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $200. #13161

Create a Powerful Profile with LinkedIn
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking site and is a valuable tool for creating and maintaining a list of contacts with others. Job seekers, employers, and those looking for business opportunities all benefit from the power of LinkedIn. Find out how to improve your profile to be most effective. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 3 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2099, 1 Fri., 9:00-11:00 am, GTW-209, $50.
Sec. A: Feb. 12. #12995
Sec. B: Apr. 8. #12996

NEW! Google Tools – Intro to Gmail and Google Calendar
Create a free email account with Gmail, Google’s mail service. Learn to send and receive email; organize your mail with folders and labels; search, delete and archive mail. Add a signature to your email for personalization and work with attachments. Use Google Calendar to keep track of events, create repeating calendar entries, search your calendar, and share your calendar with others. Gmail integrates well with Google Calendar – click on a date in an email and quickly create a calendar entry to efficiently organize your days!
CE-COMP 2142, 2 Mon., Feb. 22 & 29, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $80. #13135

NEW! Google Drive and Google Docs
This course introduces the move to cloud-based storage and online collaboration with Google Drive & Google Docs. Learn how to create, format and print a Google Doc. Share your doc so others can edit or comment on it. View the revision history to see what changes have been made to the document and when. In addition, search for files and organize your files using Drive – create, move, upload and delete files and folders. All of this can be done at any time, from any computer, tablet or smartphone with an Internet connection for free!
CE-COMP 2143, 2 Mon., Mar. 7 & 14, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $80. #13134

NEW! Google Sheets
Google sheets is Google’s free, cloud-based spreadsheet program. Learn to enter and manipulate data to track expenses or create a budget. In this course you will enter, edit, cut, copy and paste data into cells, use the Fill handle and create basic formulas with an understanding of different types of cell references. You’ll be able to format your sheets, and share them with others for online collaboration. Prerequisite: Google Drive and Google Docs or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2144, 2 Mon., Mar. 21 & 28, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $80. #13133

Social Media for Business Certificate
Is your company taking advantage of social media and using it wisely? Complete the following three courses to earn a non-credit Certificate in Social Media for Business. Prerequisite for all three classes is Social Media Overview or equivalent experience.



What’s In It for Your Company?
Social media has burst onto the scene faster than businesses know how to handle it. With new ways to reach clients, companies find themselves grappling to understand and implement new strategies. What is the social media landscape, how does it work, and how much of a game changer will it be for your business? Shape your understanding of social media marketing and think more critically about your company’s use of social networks.
CE-COMP 2110, 2 Wed., Feb. 3 & 10, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #12997

Tools & Techniques for Marketing Your Business
Explore how a variety of social media tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube can increase your business’s visibility and consumer impact. Get hands-on training on how to open accounts and participate in these networks to drive traffic to your company website. We’ll also look at tracking how effective your social media campaigns are and how to gather information for targeted marketing.
CE-COMP 2111, 2 Wed., Feb. 17 & 24, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #12998

What’s Your Strategy?
We’ll look at the data, decisions, and tools you’ll need to develop the social media plan for your business. Participants are encouraged to share ideas and get feedback to help in defining a successful and robust strategy.
CE-COMP 2117, 2 Wed., Mar. 2 & 9, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #12999

Save $$ when you register for all three Social Media for Business classes during this term for only $324.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

Launch It! Crowd Funding and Online Fundraising
It’s interest free and totally based on the faith that online donors have in your product/service. KickStarter reached their “billion dollars contributed” milestone and Quirky is turning everyday people into millionaires. How can you raise money through your peers and online supporters? What crowd funding platforms should you use? What needs to be already in place prior to starting? What tax rules do I need to know about? Topics include: rules every crowd funding campaign should follow; when is the right time to brand; how do I craft my message; and legal and ethical considerations.
CE-COMP 2125, 2 Thurs., Feb. 4 & 11, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #13005

eCommerce Marketing
You have the products, the website, the PayPal account, and the packaging materials all ready to go. Now, the next step is bringing traffic to your website and converting it into paying customers. Marketing an ecommerce business can be challenging, but you can jumpstart your online success. Is your website ready for customers? What are your page load times? What is your website audit timeline? Topics include: SEO and website optimization; product placement and description; customer conversion; and word of mouth advertising.
CE-BUS 2022, 2 Thurs., Feb. 18 & 25, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #12922

Email Marketing
33% of email recipients open email based on subject line alone and emails that include social sharing buttons have a 158% higher click-through rate. Learn how to capitalize on this method of advertising that is still more popular than Facebook. What platforms should you use? How do you decipher the stats? What are the best times to send an email campaign? How do you merge your social platforms and website with your email marketing campaign? How do you deal with those who unsubscribe? What are the ethical requirements of your email?
CE-BUS 2023, 2 Thurs., Mar. 3 & 10, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $120. #12923

Social Data Analytics
So now you understand Social Media Marketing and how to create your campaigns but what do you do with all the data that you now have access to? How do you convert data into leads, sales, and product development? What insights can you gather from the comments, likes, views, and downloads you receive? This course will teach you how to research and analyze social, digital and mobile data. We will look at the data generated from social networking sites and use real-time data analytics to ultimately determine various engagement factors such as influence, reach, relevancy and trend spotting.
CE-COMP 2134, 3 Wed., Mar. 16-30, 6:00-9:00 pm, GTW-215, $200. #13010

Cloud Computing Basics for Business
What is the cloud and why should your business care? Get a conceptual and hands-on understanding of cloud computing and explore its aspects of availability, security and how it’s set up.
CE-COMP 2118, GTW-215, $150.
Sec. A: 1 Sat., Feb. 6, 9:00 am-5:00 pm (includes 1-hour lunch break). #13001
Sec. B: 2 T/Th, Mar. 22 & 24, 6:30-10:00 pm. #13000

Microsoft Office Applications
Prepare for the Microsoft Office certification exams or just build new skills. Our Microsoft applications courses are taught using MS Office 2013.

MS Office Skills for the Workplace
Today’s workplace is competitive! Don’t let weak computer skills hold you back. Learn to use key applications in the Microsoft Office Suite – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook – in this intensive introductory course. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2004, 20 M/T/Th, Feb. 22-Apr. 5, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-209, $999 (+ textbook). #12940

MS Word – Level 1
Get started with Word even if you have never done word processing before. Covers editing documents, formatting text, paragraphs and documents, and creating and formatting tables – fundamental skills for creating letters, reports and documents. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2029, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 M/W, Feb. 22-Mar. 2, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12979
Sec. B: 4 T/Th, Mar. 8-17, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12980

MS Word – Level 2
Expand your skills and enhance your documents by adding graphics, using styles and templates, and managing multi-page documents. Create personalized mailings by merging data into your documents. Learn how easy it is to turn your Word document into a web page. Prerequisite: Microsoft Word Level 1 or equiv. experience.
CE-COMP 2030, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 M/W, Mar. 7-16, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12981
Sec. B: 4 T/Th, Mar. 22-31, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12982

MS Word – Level 3
Master more advanced features of Word such as building forms, creating charts and diagrams, collaborating with others on a document, working with references, advanced graphics, and integrating Word with other applications. Prerequisite: Microsoft Word Level 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2031, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 M/W, Mar. 21-30, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12983
Sec. B: 4 T/Th, Apr. 5-14, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12984

Save $$ when you register for all three Word classes during this term for only $756.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

MS Excel – Level 1
Get started with Excel even if you have never used a spreadsheet before. Includes building and editing worksheets, formatting a worksheet, working with charts and working with formulas and functions. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2020, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 T/Th, Jan. 19-28, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12964
Sec. B: 3 Sat., Feb. 13-27, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-215. #12965
Sec. C: 4 M/W, Mar. 7-16, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12966

MS Excel – Level 2
Expand your skills in Excel by learning to use and analyze tables and enhance your charts and worksheets. Explore techniques for managing workbooks, sharing Excel files, and incorporating web information. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Level 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2021, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 T/Th, Feb. 2-11, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12967
Sec. B: 3 Sat., Mar. 5-19, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-215. #12968
Sec. C: 4 M/W, Mar. 21-30, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12969

MS Excel –
Level 3
Master more advanced features of Excel such as analyzing data with PivotTables, exchanging data with other programs, and advanced worksheet management. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Level 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2022, $280 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 4 T/Th, Feb. 23-March 3, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209. #12970
Sec. B: 3 Sat., Apr. 2-16, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-215. #12971
Sec. C: 4 M/W, Apr. 4-13, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-203. #12972

Save $$ when you register for all three Excel classes during this term for only $756.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

Take Your Microsoft Office Certification Exams on Campus!
You can now take your Microsoft Office Specialist certification exams at the Valhalla campus.
Contact Michele Maya by email at Michele.Maya@sunywcc.edu or 914-606-6627 for further details or to make a test appointment.

MS Access – Level 1
Get started with Access, the Office Suite’s powerful database program. Includes building and editing tables, using queries, forms and reports, and modifying your database structure. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2017, 4 Tues., Mar. 1-22, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209, $280 (+ textbook). #12961

MS Access – Level 2
Expand your skills in Access by learning to create multiple table queries, develop forms and subforms, create charts and PivotTables, and build advanced queries. Explore how to share Access data with other applications and enhance your reports. Prerequisite: Microsoft Access Level 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2018, 4 Tues., Mar. 29-Apr. 19, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209, $280 (+ textbook). #12962

MS Access – Level 3
Master more advanced features of Access such as creating macros, creating modules, and developing advanced forms and reports. Learn how to simplify the database interface for other users and tips for maintaining your database. Prerequisite: Microsoft Access Level 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2019, 4 Tues., Apr. 26-May 17, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209, $280 (+ textbook). #12963

Save $$ when you register for all three Access classes during this term for just $756.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

MS PowerPoint – Level 1
Learn the basics of this easy-to-use program to create visually compelling presentations and slides. Wizards and templates give you a quick start on professional presentations and you’ll also learn to develop your own designs with text, graphics and special effects. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2025, 4 M/W, Apr. 4-13, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-215, $280 (+ textbook). #12975

MS PowerPoint – Level 2
Enhance your presentations with a variety of chart types. Integrate PowerPoint with other programs, like Excel, to represent data graphically with more impact. Include multimedia and web resources in your presentations. Explore options for preparing a presentation for live delivery, web delivery, and distribution on CD. Prerequisite: Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1 or equivalent.
CE-COMP 2026, 4 M/W, Apr. 18-27, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-215, $280 (+ textbook). #12976

Save $$ when you register for both MS PowerPoint classes during this term for just $504.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

MS Outlook – Email Functions
Tame your Inbox with these techniques for managing your email. Learn the many options Outlook provides for creating, reading and sending email, working with attachments, flagging and categorizing messages, and working with distribution lists and your contacts. Prerequisite: Essential Computer Skills 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2079, 2 M/W, May 2 & 4, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209, $140 (+ textbook). #12991

MS Outlook – Calendars and Task Management
Outlook is more than just email! Improve your time and task management with advanced features of Outlook mail, the powerful calendar and meeting scheduler, contacts and address book, and task manager. Prerequisite: Essential Computer Skills 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2080, 2 M/W, May 9 & 11, 6:30-9:30 pm, GTW-209, $140 (+ textbook). #12992

Save $$ when you register for both MS Outlook classes during this term for just $252.
Savings will be reflected when your course fees are calculated after enrolling.

Microsoft Office – One on One
Get the benefits of the expertise of our experienced instructors in a one on one, 2-hour session! Whether you want a private tutorial or you’re struggling with getting an Office application to do what you need, our One on One program can help. We will match you with one of our excellent instructors to meet at our Valhalla campus for a session arranged by appointment. Call Michele Maya at 914-606-6627 to set an appointment time. A 2-hour session is $240.

Microsoft Certification Training – Online Programs
If our class schedule doesn’t match your availability, you can still train for a new career and sharpen your computer skills by enrolling in our online class offered in partnership with Education to Go/Gatlin Education Services. For more information, visit http://careertraining.ed2go.com/sunywcc.

MS Office Skills Non-Credit Certificate
The applications in the Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) are widely used and these skills are expected of today’s working professional. Complete our series of classes in these four programs to qualify for this non-credit certificate. Apply for the certificate upon completing all requirements.

Business Solutions with Microsoft Office
Your time and training dollars are stretched – these short courses are designed to teach just the skills you require to meet specific business needs.
NEW! Now both evening and day sections on many classes!

MS Word Basics
Learn the fundamentals of word processing for creating basic documents. Enter and edit text, correct spelling and grammar as you type, change fonts and font sizes, emphasize text, set margins and tabs, use bullets and numbering, create an envelope, search for and replace text. Prerequisite: Essential Computer Skills 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2032, GTW-203, $140 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Apr. 1, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12985
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Feb. 1 & 3, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12986

Creating Brochures, Flyers and Newsletters with MS Word
Learn the desktop publishing features of Word including using clip art, graphics, Word Art objects and watermarks, inserting special characters and symbols, formatting text in columns and text boxes, and using borders and shading. Prerequisite: Word Basics or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2009, GTW-203, $140.
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Apr. 29, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12943
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Feb. 8 & 10, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12944

Creating Custom Mailings with Word Mail Merge
Design form letters with merge fields; create data lists in Word or use data from Excel or Access; sort and select data records; create mailing labels. Prerequisite: Word Basics or Word Level 1 or equivalent experience. Excel and/or Access experience is helpful.
CE-COMP 2006, GTW-203, $140 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Apr. 8, 9:00 am-1:00 pm. #12941
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Feb. 15 & 17, 6:00-8:00 pm. #12942

Managing Complex Documents with MS Word
Conquer page numbers, headers/footers, tables of contents, foot/endnotes, styles and more to make working with large documents easier. Prerequisite: Word Basics or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2124, 1 Fri., Apr. 15, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203, $140. #13004

MS PowerPoint Basics
Learn the fundamental skills needed to create effective PowerPoint presentations that incorporate text, graphics, charts, and tables. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2027, GTW-203, $140 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 1 Fri., May 6, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12977
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Feb. 22 & 24, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12978

MS Excel Basics
Learn the fundamentals: enter and edit text and values; create simple formulas; select cells and ranges; move around the worksheet; change column widths and row heights; insert and delete rows and columns; format numbers; copy and move data from one location to another using menus, fill-handle and drag and drop; save, retrieve and print worksheets. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2023, GTW-203, $140 (+ textbook).
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Feb. 12, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12973
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Feb. 29 & Mar. 2, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12974

Constructing MS Excel Formulas
Learn how to build more complicated formulas, use functions and combine them in powerful ways. Covers using absolute and relative references in formulas and the order of precedence of operations. Troubleshoot formulas using the auditing tools. Document the formulas that you create. Use named ranges and cells in your formulas to better understand the purpose of the formula. Prerequisite: Excel Basics, MS Excel Level 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2052, 1 Fri., Feb. 26, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203, $140. #12990

Database Management with MS Excel
No need to learn a new, complicated database program – Excel may be able to do the job! Learn to sort data with multiple keys, validate data, create a data-entry form and get subtotals based on various criteria. Use named ranges and Lookup tables to retrieve and summarize data. Import data into Excel from other applications. Prerequisite: Excel Basics or Excel Level 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2010, GTW-203, $140.
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Feb. 19, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12953
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Mar. 7 & 9, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12954

Using MS Excel Charts
Excel supports a wide variety of standard types of charts and graphs. Create effective charts that clearly and accurately convey the meaning of your data. Prerequisite: Excel Basics or Excel Level 1 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2034, GTW-203, $140.
Sec. A: 1 Fri., Mar. 4, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break). #12988
Sec. B: 2 M/W, Mar. 14 & 16, 6:00-9:00 pm. #12989

Using PivotTables in Excel
A PivotTable is an interactive table that automatically extracts, organizes, and summarizes your data, making it easier to analyze. If you work with large data sets, PivotTables can help you make comparisons, detect patterns and relationships, and analyze trends with ease. Prerequisite: Excel Level 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2086, 1 Fri., Mar. 11, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-203, $70. #12994

NEW! Advanced PivotTables in Excel
Go deeper into analyzing your data with PivotTables using PivotCharts, Slicer Views, and a Dashboard. Learn to present complex data in a user friendly manner. Prerequisite: Using PivotTables in Excel or Excel Level 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2139, 1 Fri., Apr. 1, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-203, $70. #13012

MS Access Basics
Learn the fundamentals of developing a database in this powerful application. This intensive course will give you a quick introduction to the concepts and tools you need to get started in creating tables, forms, queries and reports. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2081, 1 Fri., Feb. 5, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203, $140. #12993

Information Technology and Programming

Intro to Program Design with Python
This course give you an understanding of basic programming concepts as implemented in Python. We’ll cover data types, assignment, conditional statements, basics of analysis, and input/output. No previous programming experience is required. Prepare for more in-depth study in Python.
CE-COMP 2137, 2 Sat., Mar. 12 & 19, 1:00-4:00 pm, $140, GTW-209. #13011

NEW! Programming in Python
Provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a basic Windows Server 2012 R2 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. Covers implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure, and the initial implementation and configuration of essential services such as Active Directory, networking services, and initial Hyper-V configuration. Intended for IT professionals with previous knowledge of Windows operating system.
CE-COMP 2140, 6 Sat., Apr. 2-May 14 (skip 4/23), 9:00 am-12:00 noon, $350, GTW-203. #13013

Mobile App Development Using jQuery Mobile
Mobile friendly websites are easy with jQuery because it works with HTML. This course will show you how to structure your sites for mobile devices and how to use “wrapper” technologies to create native applications. Previous knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript are recommended.
CE-COMP 2128, 3 Sat., Mar. 5-19, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203, $350 (+ textbook). #13006

UNIX/LINUX Administration Basics
Gain basic systems administration skills to manage and deploy small to large systems. You’ll get a conceptual and hands-on understanding of UNIX/LINUX administration for a business environment. Prerequisite: Computer Basics 1, 2 and 3
CE-COMP 2123, GTW-215, $150.
Sec. A: 1 Sat., Jan. 30, 9:00 am-5:00 pm (includes 1-hour lunch break). #13002
Sec. B: 2 T/Th, Mar. 15 & 17, 6:30-10:00 pm. #13003


Project Management

Fast Track to Project Management
In this comprehensive course you will learn tools and techniques to help deliver solutions on time and within budget within a collaborative group setting. The course includes base concepts followed by activities that practically apply the tool or technique learned. Topics include project definition, planning, resource allocation, measurement management, risk management, communications management, reporting, and ethical analysis.
CE-BUS 2068, 3 Sat., Feb. 13-27, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), GTW-203, $350 (+ textbook). #12924

For online programs in Project Management call Michele Maya at 914-606-6627 or email michele.maya@sunywcc.edu.

 

Employer-Sponsored Staff Training and Development Programs

The Professional Development Center at Westchester Community College helps local employers provide high-quality, up-to-date, and affordable training programs for their employees. They are delivered locally, cutting down on travel and time away from the office. If you’re looking for programs for your staff members in leadership or management; business acumen; business communications such as writing or presenting; sales and customer service; technology including Microsoft Office training; or English as Second Language and other language training, please contact us at 914-606-6669 or 914-606-6598 or visit our website www.sunywcc.edu/pdc.