Computer Applications

Whether you are looking to update your professional skill set or earn an employment-oriented credential, Normandale offers a number of valuable courses and certificates geared for today's office work environments. In addition, we offer classes for those interested in software applications focused on accounting and project management as well as classes and certificates in SQL, programming, networking, security, and voice technologies.


  • Computer Skills for the Workplace
  • Keyboarding
  • Windows Operating System

Microsoft Office

  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Word 
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Access
  • Business Intelligence (BI) Tools for Data Insight with Excel


  • SQL Level 1, 2, 3, PHP and MySQL
  • Introduction to SSRS

Business Productivity

  • Presentation Media
  • Crystal Report
  • Data Analysis Certificate
  • and more

Computer Applications Certificates

The Computer Applications Certificates provide practical, content-rich information to enhance your technical productivity and proficiency. Ask your instructor for a certificate application when taking your first class.

Courses may be taken in person or online and must be completed within 12 consecutive months. Online courses start every month.

Microsoft Excel Certificates

Earn a Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Certificate by completing:

  • MS Excel Level 1  
  • MS Excel Level 2  
  • MS Excel Level 3 

Add the BI class and earn the Excel Data Intelligence Certificate:

  • Business Intelligence (BI) Tools for Data Insight

Microsoft Access Certificate

Earn the Microsoft Access Certificate when you complete MS Access Level 1, 2 and 3.

SQL Design Certificate

Earn the SQL Design Certificate  when you complete:

  • SQL Level 1, 2 and 3
  • MS Access Level 1
  • Introduction to SSRS and Power BI Tools