Welcome to Microsoft Imagine Academy!

Microsoft Imagine Academy has been provided to us by Disabledperson.com in partnership with Microsoft for current DOR consumers to take FREE online classes.

Classes include but not limited to:

  • Highly Recommended! Digital Literacy: These courses will teach the basic functions of a computer, how to navigate through the internet, and more.

  • Microsoft Suite 2010 2013 such as Microsoft Power Point, Excel, Outlook and Word.

The computer classes are designed to increase computer skills that are vital for almost all employment opportunities.

How Do I Apply?

Step 1:

In order to utilize Microsoft Imagine Academy:

  • Must contact your Counselor or Employment Coordinator for access to the classes and if you require assistive technology.

  • Must have access to a functioning computer with reliable internet connection and Microsoft Office 2010 or higher for extended periods of time.

  • Must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 to successfully complete the college level course work.

  • Must have or obtain a current email address in one of the following: MSN , Hotmail , Microsoft Outlook or Windows Live. Imagine Academy will ONLY accept these email domains!

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Computer Minimum Requirements

  • Operating System:

    • Windows XP

    • Windows 7 or higher

  • Browser:

    • Internet Explorer 8 or higher

    • Google Chrome 25.0.1364.172 or higher

    • Firefox 19.0.1 or higher

  • Software Requirements:

Step 2:

Once the above requirements have been met please complete the application below:

  1. Read directions and complete all sections on the form.

  2. Check and review information.

  3. Read directions at the bottom of the form and then select Submit.

  4. Allow 5-7 business days for processing of application.

  5. You then will receive two emails with instructions on enrollment and course plan information from MicrosoftOnlineLearning@microsoft.com.


Imagine Academy Sign Up Form

All fields in this form are required for DOR to process your request.

Select at least one course plan you would like to take below. Once you have completed these basic courses, you can request access to more advanced ones.

Please note: You MUST have a valid email address, which is MSN, Hotmail, Microsoft Outlook, or Windows Live, in order to enroll into Imagine Academy. Failure to provide a valid email address will delay your application process.

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