Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
Knowledge and basic understanding of key technology concepts
Students, technology educators, and entry-level IT staff of accredited academic institutions
The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) suite of certification products helps schools teach and validate core IT infrastructure, software development, and database administration knowledge. Becoming MTA certified provides students with IT career exploration opportunities and confidence, while allowing them to demonstrate aptitude for more advanced certifications, internships, apprenticeships, and some entry-level jobs.
A Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification proves your skills on a particular Microsoft technology. There are 3 categories of exams: Developer (.NET, Windows, Software, Web, HTML5, Gaming, and Mobile development); Database (Database Administrator); IT Professional (Server, Networking, Security, OS). To earn each MTA certification, you must pass the corresponding exam(s).
Candidates must pass one certification exam in order to earn a MTA certification.
Software Development Fundamentals
Web Development Fundamentals
Windows Development Fundamentals
HTML5 Application Developer Fundamentals
Gaming Development Fundamentals
Mobile Development Fundamentals
Database Administration Fundamentals
IT Professional Exams
Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
Windows Operating System Fundamentals