Certifications from Microsoft

A Microsoft Certification validates your expertise in a Microsoft technology. Passing your first Microsoft Certification exam automatically makes you a member of the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) community, with access to all of the benefits provided through the Microsoft Certification Program and the private MCP member site.

Certification News

Microsoft Online Proctored exam delivery is currently available for a select list of Microsoft exams in participating countries. To learn more or to register for an Online Proctored exam, please visit www.Microsoft.com/learning.

Find the right IT certification

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
The fundamentals of IT. Start here to validate fundamental technology concepts.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
The skills for your professional career.  Prove you have the core technical skills required to build a sustainable career in IT.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
The globally recognized standard for IT Professionals. Demonstrate your ability to build innovative solutions across multiple technologies, both on-premises and in the cloud.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
The globally recognized standard for developer excellence. Validate your ability to design and build solutions that extend beyond traditional platform boundaries.

Register for an exam

Please visit www.microsoft.com/learning to create a profile and register for an exam. Candidates need to create their Microsoft Profile prior to testing. You do not need a voucher to register for a Microsoft exam. 

Order exam vouchers

Microsoft exam vouchers are available for purchase through the Pearson VUE Voucher Store. If a certification requires more than one exam, multiple vouchers will need to be purchased.

Frequently Asked Questions

To find out more about testing with Pearson VUE, click on a topic below. If you prefer, you can download the complete set of FAQs (70 KB, PDF).

Last updated 2015-03-18