ICUT to offer free Microsoft Excel professional development

Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas (ICUT), of which OLLU is a member, is offering a set of free Microsoft Professional Development trainings as part of its ongoing series through its partnership with ScholarBuys and Microsoft. ICUT is hosting a set of three trainings geared towards faculty/staff that will focus on productivity tools commonly used within the Microsoft Office suite.

To register click here.

Microsoft Excel Level 100 – Nov. 10 at 10 a.m.

This course introduces Microsoft Excel, the spreadsheet app and demonstrates how to create, view, edit, and share files quickly and easily.  Get started by learning to navigate Excel, organize data, and use basic formulas.


  • Navigate Excel ribbon options
  • Format Excel workbooks and worksheets
  • Use formulas, functions and validate to work with data
  • Learn print processes for Excel workbooks

Microsoft Excel Level 200 – Advanced Functions and Charts, Nov. 15 at 10 a.m.

Learn advanced functions to better manage and analyze data, create, and format charts to present information simply, and learn import and export options within Excel.


  • Analyze data using advanced functions
  • Create and format charts
  • Use import and export functions
  • Use accessibility options in Excel

Microsoft Excel Level 200 – Pivot Tables, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m.

Learn about creating and managing pivot tables, as well as additional advanced features including functions, charts, and Power BI.


  • Create pivot tables and power queries
  • Analyze and manage data
  • Connect data to Power BI