Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
This certification demonstrates your skills and breakthrough insights in developing and maintaining the next wave of mission-critical environments.
What is involved
Earning an MCSA: SQL Server certification qualifies you for a position as a software as a database developer or database analyst.
STEP 1 – SKILLS
Possess introductory IT skills through existing knowledge or optional MTA Certification.
STEP 2 – EXAMS
Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014
This exam is intended for SQL Server database administrators, system engineers, and developers with two or more years of experience, who are seeking to validate their skills and knowledge in writing queries.
Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014 Databases
This exam is intended for database professionals who perform installation, maintenance, and configuration tasks. Other responsibilities include setting up database systems, making sure those systems operate efficiently, and regularly storing, backing up, and securing data from unauthorized access.
Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014
This exam is primarily intended for ETL and data warehouse developers who create Business Intelligence (BI) solutions, and whose responsibilities include data cleansing, and Extract Transform Load and data warehouse implementation.
STEP 3 – CERTIFICATION
Earn your MCSA: SQL server certification.
STEP 4 – CONTINUING EDUCATION
Earn an MCSE by passing 1 related exam.