Vouchers for the following Microsoft certifications exam categories are available to Penn State faculty:
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Certification shows advanced business skills in Microsoft Office.
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
Certification demonstrates fundamental knowledge of hardware, IT infrastructure, or software technology.
Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE)
Certification validates that educators have the global educator technology literacy competencies needed to provide a rich, custom learning experience for students.
As a Penn State faculty member you are eligible for a voucher that will allow you to take the certification exam for free. In order to obtain a voucher, complete this voucher request form and locate a Certiport test center at which you may take the exam. Once you have completed the form, ITS Training Services will contact you with your voucher information, and you will be able to secure a date at your selected location.
In order to prepare for the certification test, click on the appropriate certification title above to find more information about that exam. If you locate an eLearning course that you would like to take related to the certification, copy the number and return to the Penn State Microsoft IT Academy homepage and login with your Penn State Access ID and Password to gain access to the course. For additional study guides on MTA certification, view these study guides provided by Certiport.