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Visual Studio &. NET Training from New Horizons

With Visual Studio certification and training from New Horizons, you can discover the latest enhancements in web and app development.

Microsoft's latest version of Visual Studio is loaded with new capabilities for Windows 8, the web, SharePoint, mobile, and cloud development—as well as the application management lifecycle tools you need to break down team barriers and reduce cycle times to deliver value continuously.

Business Benefits of Microsoft Certification

When it comes to web development, Visual Studio has you covered with new templates, better publishing tools, and full support for emerging standards, like HTML5 and CSS3, as well as the latest advances in ASP.NET. Going mobile? With ASP.NET, you can now create applications with controls that optimize for phones, tablets and other small screens. Trust New Horizons for all of your Visual Studio training and certification needs.

Visual Studio Certification*

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Web Applications

Earning an MCSA: Web Applications certification qualifies you for a position as a web developer or web administrator.

Course: 20480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
Exam: 70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
 
Course: 20486 Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications
Exam: Exam 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): App Builder

This certification validates that you have the skills needed to build modern mobile and/or web applications and services. Earning an MCSD: App Builder certification qualifies you for a position as an application developer.


NOTE: To earn the MCSD: App Builder certification, you must first earn a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Web Applications, and then, pass a single additional exam from a list of electives associated with the corresponding certification.

Once you hold an MCSA: Web Applications, pass any one of the following elective exams to earn an MCSD: App Builder:

Preparation Course: 20532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
Elective Exam: 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
 
Preparation Course: 20487 Developing Windows Azure and Web Services
Elective Exam: 70-487: Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services
 
Preparation Course: 20488 Developing Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Core Solutions
Elective Exam: 70-488: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions
 
Preparation Course: 20489 Developing Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Advanced Solutions
Elective Exam: 70-489: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions
 
Preparation Course: Currently unavailable
Elective Exam: 70-354: Universal Windows Platform – App Data, Services, and Coding Patterns
 
Preparation Course: Currently unavailable
Elective Exam: 70-496: Administering Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server
 
Preparation Course: 20497 Software Testing with Microsoft Visual Studio
Elective Exam: 70-497: Software Testing with Visual Studio
 
Preparation Course: Currently unavailable
Elective Exam: 70-498: Delivering Continuous Value with Visual Studio Application Lifestyle Management

Note that Microsoft will change the required elective exams every calendar year.

*Important MCSE & MCSD Certification Changes from Microsoft

On September 26, 2016, five new Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) and Developer (MCSD) specialties were released. To earn each of the new certifications—MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, MCSE: Mobility, MCSE: Data Management and Analysis, MCSE: Productivity, or MCSD: App Builder—you must first earn a qualifying Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification and, then, pass a single additional exam from a list of electives associated with the corresponding certification. Click here for a complete summary of the MCSE and MCSD changes from Microsoft, including answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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