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Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification

Certiport Authorized Test Centre

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Centennial's Certiport Authorized Test Centre is conveniently located at Progress Campus where we offer Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification exams to students, employees, alumni and community members.

When you pass an MOS certification exam, you:

  • Obtain a globally-recognized industry certification.
  • Heighten your earning potential.
  • Add credibility and qualifications to your resume.
  • Stand out in the job market.
  • Build your self-confidence.
  • Enhance your professional image.
  • Open doors to potential job opportunities.

If you feel you have sufficient experience using Microsoft Office 2016 Software, you may be ready for the Microsoft Office Certification. Register for a MOS exam and demonstrate you have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to productively use Microsoft Office.

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Select an MOS Exam from the list below as well as the section number listing the date and time you prefer. Please note, only one exam may be selected per session/date.


Register through one of the following methods:

  • By phone (Registration Desk) 416-289-5300 and refer to the session code/name below when calling.
  • In person at the Hub (Registration Desk at any Campus). Refer to the session code/name below.
  • Non-full-time students may register online. Click the link below the session code/name below.  Full-time students may not register through this method.


$70 (tax included) per Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2016 Exam.
Registration payment includes ONE MOS exam for one attempt to be proctored at Centennial's Certiport Authorized Test Center (CATC) and access to GMetrix software practice tests (email certiport@centennialcollege.ca for details after you have registered). The sooner you register, the sooner you practice.


To cancel or change a scheduled exam date, you must contact our Registrar's office prior to the exam date in order to receive a refund or change the date, otherwise a refund will not be issued.

External Exam Vouchers

We are not able to accept external exam vouchers at this time.  We provide electronic MOS exam vouchers that must be used at our CATC location and are not tranferable to other CATC locations. You may use the CATC locator to locate a CATC that does accept external vouchers.

Microsoft Office Specialist (Version 2016) Exams

The following 7 MOS exams are offered each session date.

Register for Session Code/Name
  • MOS Word Core - #77-725
  • MOS Word Expert - #77-726
  • MOS PowerPoint Core - #77-729
  • MOS Excel Core - #77-727
  • MOS Excel Expert - #77-728
  • MOS Access Core - #77-730
  • MOS Outlook - #77-731

Microsoft Office Specialist (Version 2016) Exam Dates

Inform the Proctor of your exam choice the day of the exam. Applicants may attempt one exam per date.

Register for Session Code/Name Exam Session Date
MSOF101-821 MOS Certification Session 1
Non-Full-time Online Registration
January 11, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF103-821 MOS Certification Session 2
Non-Full-time Online Registration
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue

MSOF105-821 MOS Certification Session 3
Non-Full-time Online Registration

February 22, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF107-821 MOS Certification Session 4
Non-Full-time Online Registration
March 28, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF201-821 MOS Certification Session 5
Non-Full-time Online Registration
April 25, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF202-821 MOS Certification Session 6
Non-Full-time Online Registration
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF203-821 MOS Certification Session 7
Non-Full-time Online Registration
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue
MSOF204-821 MOS Certification Session 8
Non-Full-time Online Registration
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
B309, Progress Avenue


Where can I read about the Microsoft Office Certifications and the skills measured on these exams?

Read more about Microsoft Office Specialist Certification

Where can I find information about Certiport and the MOS testing process?

Read more about Certiport Test Centres and Certiport Accounts

Is there a practice test software I can use to help me prepare for the MOS exam?

Read more about GMetrix Practice Test Software

GMetrix software is downloadable free of charge.  You will require a GMetrix access code in order to login and practice. You will also require the MsOffice 2016 software installed on your device.

Full-time and part-time students with a valid Centennial student number can access GMetrix on Progress campus using the computer labs (a computer lab login ID and a GMetrix access code are required).

Non-students will receive a Centennial College student number when they register and may use the College computers to practice on GMetrix (a computer login ID and GMetrix access code are required, our Help Desk can help you get started).

If you would prefer to practice on your home device, email us and confirm your booking date and we will send you more information.

How do I contact your CATC if I have additional questions? 

For additional information, please contact certiport@centennialcollege.ca