Build your competitive advantage

Applying to co-op positions? Prism offers dedicated training course dates to members in the co-op program that will help you develop skills to improve your resume.

Microsoft Excel

Excel for Co-op: This module introduces students to the basic and advanced functions and formulas using excel calculations while working with workbooks and formatting. 


February 3 – 12-5pm

March 2 – 4-9pm

March 8 – 4-9pm

Cost for Non-Member: $30

Certify your skills with a Certiport Microsoft Office Specialist Certification. 

Students can achieve a MOS certification with Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

We recommend members complete all of our relevant courses before attempting the exam. For more details, please contact the MSR desk.

Cost for Non-Member: $150


Bloomberg Analytics Certification: This module provides an overview of navigating Bloomberg. NOTE: You must write an exam after taking this course to obtain a certification.


February 2 – 1-6 pm

March 3 – 12-5pm

March 15 – 4-9pm

Cost for Non-Member: $80

What You Will Learn:
  • Introduction to Bloomberg
  • Intro to Financial Derivatives
  • Excel for Bloomberg: Downloading historical data
  • Intro to Equity Market Analysis
  • Intro to Fixed Income Analysis

Nielsen Crash Course:  A 6 hour course that introduces students to MarketTrack and Answers Desktop, understanding the “why” behind Nielsen Data as well as promotional and pricing data. This course combines all three Nielsen modules to allow students to receive their certification at the end.


January 25 – 4-10pm

Cost for Non-Member: $80

What You Will Learn:
  • Nielsen Analytics – Module 1
  • Nielsen Analytics – Module 2
  • Nielsen Analytics – Module 3

Certify your skills with a Certification from Nielsen. 

Students can earn a certification directly from Nielsen by completing all of the Nielsen modules (or the crash course).

For more details, please contact the MSR desk.