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  •  I want to get certificate in microsoft office -2007 (mcsa)but from where should I start that i do not know.i.e what will be the total cost to get the certificate,  how long it takes time to complete it or is it any time limit for it ? is it  necessary to complete the practice test before i go to my exams? where should i ask questions if i want to get information?
    • Moved by SachinW Friday, June 12, 2009 11:12 PM learning question (From:Social Bookmarks Discussion Forum)
    Sunday, April 19, 2009 7:11 PM

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  • Hi,

    There are two Certification tracks available for Microsoft Office.

    1)Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) : The Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) credential validates skills in using the 2007 Microsoft Office system the Windows Vista operating system.

    Candidates must pass one of the following certification exam in order to earn the MCAS credential:

    MCAS: Windows Vista for the Business Worker

    MCAS: Microsoft Office Word 2007

    MCAS: Microsoft Office Excel 2007

    MCAS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007

    MCAS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2007

    MCAS: Microsoft Office Access 2007

    2)Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) : The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) program offers certification tracks for Office 2003, Office XP, and Office 2000. To earn an MOS certification for Microsoft Office, you must pass one or more certification exams.

    Expert Master
    Candidates must pass any one of the following Specialist exams:
    Candidates must pass any one of the following Expert exams:
    Candidates must pass three required exams and one elective exam.
    Word Expert
    Excel Excel Expert
    Word Expert
    PowerPoint   Excel Expert
    Access   PowerPoint

    **This will be Helpful for you**

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    • Proposed as answer by Kalpesh Patil Monday, June 15, 2009 11:08 PM
    Monday, June 15, 2009 11:07 PM
  • Just to add on to Kalpesh’s post, there is a master level Office 2007 certification available call Microsoft Office 2007 Master.


    Here is the detail:



    Hope this is helpful.

    Rubel Khan
    • Proposed as answer by Rubel Khan Tuesday, June 16, 2009 3:04 AM
    Tuesday, June 16, 2009 3:04 AM
  • Hi There,
    Please contact Farooq at learnmgr@microsoft.com and he will be able to put you in touch with the right people who can resolve your issue.
    Tuesday, August 11, 2009 9:11 AM