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Microsoft Certified System Engineer
(MCSE) using Windows 2003
                                                                  CompTIA A+ and Network+ certification or equivalent
Overview                                                          knowledge.
The MCSE credential is the premier certification for
professionals who analyze business requirements and
                                                                  Career Opportunities
design and implement infrastructure for business                  The MCSE Certification is appropriate for individuals
solutions based on the Microsoft Windows® 2003                    pursuing a career as:
platform and Microsoft server software. Implementation
                                                                  •   Information System Designer
responsibilities include installing, configuring, and
                                                                  •   System Engineer
troubleshooting network systems. The MCSE credential
                                                                  •   Technical Support Specialist
is one of the most widely recognized technical
certifications in the industry. By earning the MCSE               •   System Analyst
credential, individuals are demonstrating that they               •   Network Analyst
have the skills necessary to lead organizations in the            •   Technical Consultant
successful design, implementation, and administration
of the most advanced Microsoft Windows platform and               Primary Job Responsibilities
Microsoft server products.                                        Primary job responsibilities include:

Benefits                                                          •   Design information system;
                                                                  •   Deploy and administer an information system;
•   Industry recognition of knowledge and proficiency             •   Provide helpdesk and technical support;
    with Microsoft Windows 2003 Operating System™
                                                                  •   Design communication network system;
•   Certification that is internationally recognized
                                                                  •   Administer network resources;
•   Increased marketability in the workplace
                                                                  •   Create or deliver technical training;
•   Potential for increased salary
                                                                  •   Design computer hardware or software;
                                                                  •   Sell computers/services;
Requirements for MCSE                                             •   Manage IS staff and resources;
Certification                                                     •   Provide hardware support;
                                                                  •   Build and manage Web sites;
An MCSE candidate should have six to 12 months of
                                                                  •   Build and manage databases;
experience working with a desktop operating system, a
                                                                  •   Publish computer-industry information.
network operating system, and an existing network
infrastructure.
                                                                  Program Notes
MCSE candidates are required to pass six core exams
and one elective exam.                                            All current Microsoft exams are computer-based tests
                                                                  administered through independent testing agencies,
Admission Requirements                                            such as Prometric and VUE.

Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status, and              Course Notes
must achieve a grade of 75% or better on the entrance
                                                                  This program features online lessons, quizzes and
exam.
                                                                  assignments, online instructor support, simulated
                                                                  online labs, and comprehensive instructional text.




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Microsoft Certified System Engineer
(MCSE) using Windows 2003
                                                                  Note: This course prepares the student to write the
Program Classification                                            following core exam:
Information Technology                                            •   70-293 - Planning and Maintaining a Microsoft
•   Network Services & Administration                                 Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure

Training Path                                                     Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining a
                                                                  Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory
Industry Certification
                                                                  Infrastructure (MOC2279K)
•   MCSE                                                          Note: This course prepares the student to write the
                                                                  following core exam:
Learning Method
                                                                  •   70-294 - Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining
Academy Online                                                        a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory
                                                                      Infrastructure
Courses
                                                                  Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Windows
Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows                      XP Professional (MOC2272K)
Server 2003 Environment (MOC2273K)
                                                                  Note: This course prepares the student to write the
Note: This course prepares the student to write the               following core exam:
following core exam:
                                                                  •   70-270 - Installing, Configuring, and Administering
•   70-290 – Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft                     Microsoft Windows® XP Professional
    Windows Server 2003 Environment
                                                                  Designing a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active
Implementing a Microsoft Windows Server 2003                      Directory and Network Infrastructure (MOC2282K)
Network Infrastructure: Network Hosts (MOC2276K)
                                                                  Note: This course prepares the student to write the
                                                                  following core exam:
Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network                             •   70-297 - Designing a Microsoft Windows Server
Infrastructure: Network Services (MOC2277K)                           2003 Active Directory and Network Infrastructure
Note: Course MOC2276 and MOC2277 in combination
prepares the student to write the following core exam:            Elective

•   70-291 – Implementing, Managing, and                          Security+ (SEC04KN)
    Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003
    Network Infrastructure                                        Note: This course prepares the student to write the
                                                                  following exam:
Planning and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows                      •   SV0-101 – CompTIA Security+ exam
Server 2003 Network Infrastructure (MOC2278K)




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