Why do you certify?
Certiport and Microsoft believe that everyone with a Microsoft Office Specialist certification has a story to share that can motivate, inspire, and encourage others to succeed. We want to publish those stories and ensure people across the globe are celebrated for becoming a Microsoft Office Specialist, Microsoft Office Specialist Expert, or Microsoft Office Specialist Master. More Information mos.mycertiportstory.com/
From Microsoft Office Specialist to Amazon Engineer
Ali Kahn is an Amazon Engineer who got his start with Microsoft Office Specialist certifications. Find out how Ali used his MOS certifications to kick start his career in IT.
Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Got Me a Job at 15
Ashley Masters was a shy high school student, until she discovered the Microsoft Office Specialist certification program. Find out how Ashley's certifications gave her the confidence to pursue national competitions, a full-time job, and give back to her community.
A job on the spot
Cory Bolles won the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship three years ago. As he traveled home he was offered a tech job at the airport (he was only 14!). Watch this video to see how certification leads to employability.
International student has life changing experience through Microsoft Office Specialist certification
Jordanian student Layan Daghash was one of 150 student finalists representing 48 countries competing in the 2016 MOS World Championship in Orlando, Fla. Layan shares how earning Microsoft Office Specialist certification is helping her achieve her goals to become a physician and a “World Changer.
MOS Championship Success Stories
Students across the world are using their Microsoft Office Specialist certifications to achieve their goals. The interviews in the PDFs above are a demonstration of the power of Microsoft Office Specialist certification. These are all real students from various countries, most of whom came to compete in the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championship. Empowered with real world skills, marketable certifications, and creative minds, these students are changing the world, one day at a time.