Microsoft Offers New Entry-level Certification for Students

By D.H. Kass

July 9, 2010

Microsoft Corp. is offering a new entry level certification, called the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), for students with no prior IT or development experience or employment.

The vendor introduced the MTA certification at the Microsoft Education Leaders Forum in Warsaw, Poland this week.

Microsoft said that the MTA certification will be available only in educational institutions and that it is constructed to fit the format of existing computer classes. Read more...