Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)

The Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) certification provides proof of your ability to design, implement, and manage SQL Server 2000 databases. Although this certification was retired on September 30, 2012, if you achieved the MCDBA certification before that date, it will still appear on your transcript as a legacy certification.

We recommend the following SQL Server certifications—choose one that reflects your job role, career goals, and version of SQL Server:

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Data Platform - for database professionals who build enterprise-scale data solutions on-premises or in cloud environments

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Business Intelligence - for database professionals who develop and deploy business intelligence solutions and reports

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"I would recommend Microsoft Certification because simply without it you're going nowhere."

Phil Pritchett | Senior Microsoft Consultant, CDW | Nevada

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