Updated: 08/08/2017 by Computer Hope

microsoft certified systems administratorShort for "Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator," MCSA is an individual who has passed the A+, Network+ certification and other exams dealing with Microsoft Windows NT, 2000, XP, 2003, or later Microsoft operating system.

Users with a MCSA certification should have the experience of setting up, managing, and supporting a network and usually have an administrator role in the company.

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