SharePoint certifications

Microsoft SharePoint certification at the MCSE level validates your expertise in helping to organize, collaborate, and share information across organizations. SharePoint 2013 is part of the new version of Office, making it easy for people to stay connected, access files anytime, and maintain messaging security.

Choose a SharePoint certification below:

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Expert level

The globally recognized standard for IT professionals

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)

Expert level

The globally recognized standard for developer excellence

Other certifications

The lifespan of a certification varies, based on certification track and certification technology. See lists of retired exams and retired certifications.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)

Validates your in-depth technical knowledge and skills using the features and functionality of key technology areas in Microsoft SharePoint Server.

Certification titleRequired exam
MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Application Development573
MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring667
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) and Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)

The following SharePoint certification paths build on an MCTS prerequisite.

Certification titlePrerequisite MCTS certificationRequired exam
MCITP: SharePoint Administrator 2010MCTS: SharePoint 2010, Configuration668
MCPD: SharePoint Developer 2010MCTS: SharePoint 2010, Application Development 576