The Russellville High School Commerce and Information Technology Department offers industry recognized Microsoft Office credentials to their students during the year. Through a pilot program with the Alabama State Department of Education RHS is able to be a part of the Certiport Microsoft Specialist Certification program. Through this program RHS was awarded a site license to administer exams for students to earn Microsoft Office Certification. This program allows students to be able to put a tangible, real-world skill on their resume and college applications. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification is the leading IT certification in the world. More than 1 million MOS exams are taken every year in over 140 countries. This certification demonstrates that students have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to productively use Microsoft Office. MOS promotes success in the classroom for students (and instructors), builds individual distinction, and prepares students for an increasingly competitive workforce.