Preparing for an Exam
The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is Microsoft’s newest suite of technology certification exams that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies.
Successful candidates earn MTA certificates as well as access to benefits on the Microsoft Certification member site.
• is targeted primarily at students who attend high schools and two-year colleges.
• provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology.
• assumes some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.
Candidates for this exam should have knowledge of fundamental Windows Operating System concepts in a Windows 7 environment.
Note This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at the sole discretion of Microsoft. Microsoft exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. Microsoft does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.