Microsoft will be Pearson VUE but not yet

Microsoft would like to inform you that Pearson VUE will announce today they have been added as a new exam delivery provider for Microsoft Certification exams.

Starting September 4, 2014, candidates, including academic candidates, may choose from both Prometric or Pearson VUE to complete their Microsoft Certification Professional (MCP) exams and Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and academic MTA exams will continue to be delivered through Certiport.

Microsoft has strong relationships with Pearson VUE as an exam delivery provider (EDP) for our Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and academic Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams with Certiport, a division of Pearson VUE, in addition to the recent announcement that Microsoft Press is now distributed by Pearson VUE. This EDP partnership will enable Pearson VUE to deliver the full spectrum of exams, including technical exams, and additional exam delivery capabilities that will streamline candidates’ experiences.

FAQs

Who is Pearson VUE?

Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) provides computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centers in 175 countries. Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson (NYSE: PSO; LSE: PSON), the international media company, whose businesses include the Financial Times Group, Pearson Education and the Penguin Group.

Does Pearson VUE offer all Microsoft certification exams?

Effective September 4, 2014, Pearson VUE will offer Microsoft Certification Professional (MCP) exams and Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and academic MTA exams will continue to be delivered through Certiport, a business of Pearson VUE.

For more information on the process or benefits to becoming a Pearson VUE testing centre, visit pearsonvue.com/Microsoft.20140602-232138-84098313.jpg

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