Top 10 Questions: MCSA and MCSE

Microsoft certifications are always a hot topic among IT professionals, and no one knows more about MCSA and MCSE than our career development expert Ed Tittel. Here we have gathered our top readers questions dealing with the two popular Microsoft certs, so before you send your own question to Ed, check out the great advice he's already shared!

FAQ EXPERT: Ed Tittel is a principal at LANWrights, Inc., a network-oriented writing, training, and consulting firm based in Austin, Texas. He is the creator of the Exam Cram series and has worked on over 50 certification-related books on Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, information security and Sun-related topics. From 1996 until 2001, Ed taught in the Certified Webmaster Program at Austin Community College. He is a member of the NetWorld+ Interop faculty, where he specializes in Windows-related courses on security and performance topics. Ed is also a contributing editor to Certification magazine, a columnist for, a writer for numerous TechTarget Web sites and Series Editor for Que Certification's Exam Cram and Training Guide books. If you have a Career and Certification question, check below first to see if Ed may already have answered it.

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Top 10 Questions: MCSA and MCSE

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  1. How can I best prepare for MCSE 2003?
  2. Starting out toward MCSA: Which exams should I focus on?
  3. Can an MCSE help me get a job in the U.S.?
  4. Starting out toward MCSA: Which exams should I focus on?
  5. I'm certified in MCSA, Network+, A+, MCP and Project+. What now?
  6. I am on the MCSE 2000 track -- do I need a CCNA certification too?
  7. If I'm MCSE certified on Windows 2000, can I take MSCDT too?
  8. When do Win2000 MCSA exams expire?
  9. When are MCSE 2000 exams expiring?
  10. What is the best site for MCSE and CISSP certification study?

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