SQL Server

MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate

This certification demonstrates your skills as a database professional, for both on-premises and cloud-based databases.

MCSA SQL 2016 Database Dev

Key technologies

  • SQL Server

What is involved

Earning an MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development certification qualifies you for a position as a database developer.

STEP 1 - SKILLS

Possess foundational IT skills. If you feel that you do not possess these skills, consider pursuing one or more Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certifications.

STEP 2 - EXAMS

Pass 2 required exams. Be sure to explore the exam prep resources.

STEP 3 - CERTIFICATION

Earn your MCSA: SQL Database Development server certification.

STEP 4 - CONTINUING EDUCATION

Earn an MCSE by passing 1 related exam.

Certification Exams and prep resources

70-761

Exam 70-761/Course 20761

Querying Data with Transact-SQL

This exam is intended for SQL Server database administrators, system engineers, and developers with two or more years of experience who are seeking to validate their skills and knowledge in writing queries.

70-762

Exam 70-762/Course 20762

Developing SQL Databases

This exam is intended for database professionals who build and implement databases across organizations and who ensure high levels of data availability. Their responsibilities include creating database files, data types, and tables; planning, creating, and optimizing indexes; ensuring data integrity; implementing views, stored procedures, and functions; and managing transactions and locks.

MCSA SQL 2016 Database DevMCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development

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MCSE Data Management and AnalyticsMCSE: Data Management and Analytics
Demonstrate your broad skill sets in SQL administration, building enterprise-scale data solutions, and leveraging business intelligence data – both on-premises and in cloud environments.