Flex Lab

Learn Microsoft Office at your own pace!

  • The Flex Lab is a self-paced classroom located in BU 404.
  • Classes are 1 credit each.
  • Students sign up for 1-3 credits.
    • Students come in when the Lab is open. (See schedule listed below)
    • Students can add a class until Week 10 of the semester.
    • If the open times don’t work, speak to Marjorie Anderson about options.
  • Most students work 4-5 hours a week in the Lab but can also work on their own time.
  • Most classes are structured to take five weeks but students can take less or more time.
  • If a student “misses” a week, they just pick up where they left off. They’re not behind.
  • There is an instructor available to offer help and support.
Classes Offered:
  • Introduction to Computers Keyboarding (offered online both semesters, but in-person only in the fall)
  • Keyboarding Speed and Accuracy
  • Document Formatting (only offered in the fall)
  • Word I
  • Word II
  • Word III
  • Excel I
  • Excel II
  • Excel III
  • Access I
  • Access II
  • Access III
  • PowerPoint I
  • PowerPoint II
  • Publisher I (only offered in the spring)
  • Publisher II (only offered in the spring)

When signing up for classes, please note:

  • Word classes are listed in the course catalog as Word Processing.
  • Excel classes are listed as Spreadsheets.
  • Access classes are listed as Databases.
  • Introduction to Computers is offered online both semesters, but in-person only in the fall.
  • Monday — 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m.
  • Tuesday — 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday — 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m.
  • Thursday — 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Friday — 9-11 a.m.
  • Closed on days the College does not have classes.

Contact Info

For questions or more information contact Marjorie Anderson or just come visit us in person in BU 404.