Basic Excel Course


This face-to-face training empowers beginners in the use of Microsoft Excel. During the two sessions, you will explore the creation of the worksheet, the use of basic formulas and functions, and the correct way to format professional-looking worksheets for printing and distribution. Throughout the training, you will have opportunities to practice and validate your learning with the direct guidance of the instructor to further enhance your learning process.


Details:



  • How to create a basic worksheet
  • Perform basic calculations in an Excel worksheet
  • Modify and format an Excel worksheet
  • Inserting graphic objects, and customizing and enhancing workbooks
  • Preparing a worksheet for printing and sharing

This training is designed for beginners interested in learning the use of Microsoft Excel in a real-world context. This course is especially suited for individuals managing organizations or professionals that want to use data to guide their decision making.


Note: PEWD program participants should be 18 years or older.

This program requires a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows.

Dr. Eduardo Millet

Dr. Eduardo Millet is an Assistant Professor of Management at the State University of New York (SUNY). He specializes in Strategy, New Venture Creation, Social Entrepreneurship, and Innovation. He joined SUNY in 2020 after obtaining a PhD in Business Administration at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He holds a Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Millet has a balanced background of industry and academic experience. He worked at the McAllen Chamber of Commerce where he developed an innovative approach to entrepreneurial development. Originally from Mexico, Dr. Millet moved to McAllen from Mexico where he served as the Director of Institutional Development for the State Government of Yucatan for five years, and as Director of Business Intelligence for a nationwide telecommunications company for three years.


 



Edinburg Course Information

Registration Deadline:
TBA

Dates:
TBA

Days/Times:
Tuesdays: 6 p.m - 8 p.m

Program Modality:
In-Person

Location:
Edinburg CESS Building

Instructor:
Dr. Eduardo Millet

Cost:
$ 79

Notes:
Students requiring accommodation should contact our office pewd@utrgv.edu to learn about the process.

Edinburg Course Information

Brownsville Course Information

Days:
TBA

Dates:
TBA

Times:
Lecture: Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Labs: Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location:
Lecture: Online via Zoom*

Instructor:
TBD

Cost:
$ 2,999

Notes:
* Lecture components of this class will occur online via Zoom on Mondays & Wednesdays; labs will be on Saturdays once a month.

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