The MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Database Development certification exam is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 70-433.
The certification is targeted at database developer, database administrator and database manager. Professionals with this exam typically work with the full suite of BI technologies in SQL Server 2008, including Reporting Services, Analysis Services and Integration Services.
|What is the exam registration fee?||USD 150|
|Where do I take the exam?||
The MCTS - Database Development Using SQL Server 2008 is administered by Prometric and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||
Microsoft has following prerequisite for (MCTS): SQL Server 2008, Database Development certification:
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 40-60 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||120 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||70%
(on a scale of 0-1000)
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the 70-433 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||The TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Database Development exam will retire on July 31, 2015. Click here for more information.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the 70-433, click here.|
|Which certification covers this exam?|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): SQL Server 2008, Database Development Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: