Last week, Holly Dickson from Microsoft Learning announced a huge change in the SharePoint 2013 Certification Path. In the past, a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Certification in Windows Server 2012 was required in order for anyone to get the MCSE SharePoint 2013 title. The Certification looked something like this:
However, with the latest change, SharePoint Admins can now take the MCSA Office 365 certification as a prerequisite for the SharePoint 2013 MCSE Certification. So, the new Certification Path looks something like this:
This further proves how much Microsoft is dedicated on the cloud and Office 365! Do you think Microsoft did a good move, or do you think they should have just created the MCSE Office 365 Certification?