MIT is happy to successfully run Microsoft IT Academy, a new on-line training opportunity for all MIT students, faculty, and staff.
The Microsoft IT Academy program enables MIT'ians to connect the world of education to the world of work by enabling faculty and students to acquire new technological skills, learn and use cutting-edge software tools and enjoy benefits of a world class Microsoft curriculum in an academic setting.
Academy receive academic pricing on select Microsoft Certification exams. Discounts vary depending on exam type?-
Microsoft Certification Testing Centre
This centre helps students and faculty to earn the necessary credentials needed to transform their knowledge and skills into a valuable career. MIT Microsoft IT Academy has been approved to provide convenient and on-site Microsoft Certification exam within its campus.
Microsoft E-Learning Portfolio
The extensive e-learning portfolio provides rich multimedia courses that include simulations, games, videos and interactive text to help students master skills, and also provides instructors with professional development opportunities. The portfolio offers courses in Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003, Office Professional 2007, Windows XP and Windows Vista along with an extensive portfolio of IT professional and developer courses.
E-Reference Books Library
This searchable premier virtual library for IT professionals, developers, and information workers includes more than 500 technology books published by Microsoft Press.