MCSE: Business Intelligence

MCSE: Business Intelligence

Solutions Expert

The globally recognised standard for IT professionals

Prove that you have the skills and techniques needed to design, build and deploy solutions that deliver more data to more people across the organisation.

Earning an MCSE: Business Intelligence certification will qualify you for a position as a BI and reporting engineer.

Step

Title

Optional training

Required exam

Certification earned

1

Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012

MCSE: Business Intelligence

2

Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases

3

Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012

MSCA

After successfully completing steps 1-3, you'll earn a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012 certification.

4

Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server

5

Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server

Recertify

This MCSE certification requires you to show continued ability to perform in your chosen solution area by completing a recertification exam every three years.

You can substitute Exam 411: Administering Windows Server 2012, Exam 412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services or Exam 483: Programming in C#, for Exam 463.

You can upgrade this certification to the MCSE: Business Intelligence certification.

  • MCITP: Business Intelligence 2008

Step

Title

Required exam

Certification earned

1

Transition Your MCTS on SQL Server 2008 to MCSA: SQL Server 2012, Part 1

MCSE: Business Intelligence

2

Transition Your MCTS on SQL Server 2008 to MCSA: SQL Server 2012, Part 2

MCSA

After successfully completing steps 1-2, you'll earn a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012 certification.

3

Transition Your MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 to MCSE: Business Intelligence

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 See lists of withdrawn exams and withdrawn certifications.

If you currently hold the MCSE: Business Intelligence certification, and are approaching your three-year recertification date, you can recertify by taking this exam.

Title

Optional training

Required exam

Certification earned

Recertification for MCSE: Business Intelligence

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MCSE: Business Intelligence