Certifications

Microsoft Certification Paths

Microsoft Certification overview
Certifications help you to enable and advance your career.
There are three certification tracks: (1) Developer, (2) IT Professional, and (3) Database Administrator

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
The Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) certification enables you to establish industry recognition of your technical proficiency and expertise, and build a foundation for other Microsoft certifications.
TARGET AUDIENCE
IT professionals who have the skills to successfully implement a Microsoft product or technology as part of a business solution in an organization.
EXPERIENCE
Hands-on experience with the product or technology is necessary to pass an exam.
EXAM REQUIREMENTS
not including upgrade paths
One Microsoft certification exam