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Note This certification will be withdrawn on 31 March 2017. When the certification is withdrawn, all individuals whose transcripts list this certification as active on or after 26 September 2016 will retain the active status.
Find out about the replacement certification, MCSD: App Builder.
Earning an MCSD: SharePoint Applications certification will qualify you for jobs such as software developer or web developer.
|Step||Title||Optional training||Required exam||Certification earned|
|2||Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications||Take course 486||Take exam 486|
|3||Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions||Take course 488||Take exam 488|
|4||Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions||Take course 489||Take exam 489|
- Additional options
You can substitute Exam 483: Programming in C# for Exam 480.
You can substitute Exam 492: Upgrade your MCPD: Web Developer 4 to MCSD: Web Applications for Exam 486.
- How to recertify the MCSD: SharePoint Applications certification
If you currently hold the MCSD: SharePoint Applications certification, and are approaching your two-year recertification date, you can recertify by taking this exam.
Step Title Optional training Required exam Certification earned 1 Recertification for MCSD: SharePoint Applications Take exam 517