The value of certification
As the world moves to a global economy with easier movement of employees and increased competition, there is a technology skills gap that can be felt in almost every country.
Certification, particularly entry-level certification, helps to build a skilled workforce that meets the needs of local employers and government tech initiatives.
Certification improves academic performance
Several studies show that students who earn certification have an increased graduation rate, higher G.P.A., increased post-secondary enrollment and improved confidence.
Certification makes a resume stand out
In a Microsoft Certified Professional survey, 91% of hiring managers said they consider employee certification as a criterion for hiring.
Benefits of getting certified:
Gain the advantage of globally accepted certification
Differentiate yourself from other candidates
Get your resume noticed
Gain recognition from your employer
Leverage the power of the Microsoft brand
Increases earning potential
Get an official recognition for your skills by Microsoft