Learning Tools for Students
We are here to help you succeed in pursuing your academic goals. Check out all the valuable resources and learning tools available for LBCC students.
As you successfully complete certain courses at LBCC, you can take exams and earn industry certificates at our computer labs.
Successful candidates for the Access 2016 exam have a fundamental understanding of the application’s environment. They understand basic database design principles and are able to complete tasks independently. They know and demonstrate the correct application of the principle features of Access 2016, and they demonstrate the ability to create and maintain basic Access database objects, including tables, relationships, data entry forms, multi-level reports, and multi-table queries.
Successful candidates for the Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2016 certification exam have a fundamental understanding of the Excel environment and the ability to complete tasks independently. They know and demonstrate the correct application of the principle features of Excel 2016. Candidates create and edit a workbook with multiple sheets, and they use a graphic element to represent data visually. Workbook examples include professional-looking budgets, financial statements, team performance charts, sales invoices, and data-entry logs.
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COS Student Learning Resources
Learning Tools/Technology for Students
Learning Management System (LMS) where you can access your course information.
Get free access to Microsoft Softwares exclusively at LBCC.
There are several different options available if you need to use Microsoft Office:
- Office 365
- On-Campus Computer Labs
All computer labs at both the LAC and PCC campuses have Office installed.
LBCC students are also eligible to purchase Microsoft Office products, as well as other software, at a reduced rate through CollegeBuys.org
COS STUDY CENTERS
GET ADDITIONAL SUPPORT AND ACCESS TO SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS
Earn Industry Standard Certifications as part of many courses in the Computer & Office Studies programs.
Learn how to Earn a Typing Certificate.
COMPUTER LAB HOURS
|LAC – Room M-109||PCC – Room AA-206|
|Monday – Thursday||8 am – 9 pm||8 am – 9 pm|
|Friday||8 am – 4 pm||8 am – 4 pm|
|Saturday||10 am – 2 pm|
Find important forms about admissions and records for your academic progress.
View important dates for current and upcoming semesters. Downloadable PDFs of the academic calendar are also available.
Official publication of record regarding courses offered, degree and certificate program outlines, requirements and additional policies and procedures for the campus.
useful cyber security resources
CYBER SECURITY NEWS
News & updates from The Hacker News.
CyberSeek provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the cybersecurity job market.
THE INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY ASSOCIATION (ISSA)
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.
InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and the private sector. It is an association of persons who represent businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the United States.
US COMPUTER EMERGENCY READINESS TEAM
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) is the Nation’s flagship cyber defense, incident response, and operational integration center. Our mission is to reduce the Nation’s risk of systemic cybersecurity and communications challenges.
NATIONAL CENTERS OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN CYBER DEFENSE
The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly sponsor the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) program. The goal of the program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise for the Nation.