MCSA: BI Reporting

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This certification retires on January 31, 2021. You will no longer be able to earn this certification after this date. Any certifications you earn prior to their retirement dates will continue to appear on your transcript in the Certification Dashboard. You can also browse all retired certifications.

This certification demonstrates your expertise in analyzing data with both Power BI and Excel.

Job role: Data Analyst

Required exams: 70-778 70-779

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MCSA: BI Reporting

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Certification exams

  • 70-778: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI

    Languages: en

    Retirement date:

    Candidates for this exam should have a good understanding of how to use Power BI to perform data analysis. Candidates should be proficient in connecting to data sources and performing data transformations, modeling and visualizing data by using Microsoft Power BI Desktop, and configuring dashboards by using the Power BI service. Candidates should also be proficient in implementing direct connectivity to Microsoft SQL Azure and SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS), and implementing data analysis in Microsoft Excel. Candidates may include BI professionals, data analysts, and other roles responsible for creating reports by using Power BI.

    Price based on the country in which the exam is proctored.

    for Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

  • 70-779: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel

    Languages: en

    Retirement date:

    Candidates for this exam should have a strong understanding of how to use Microsoft Excel to perform data analysis. Candidates should be able to consume, transform, model, and visualize data in Excel. Candidates should also be able to configure and manipulate data in PowerPivot, PivotTables, and PivotCharts. Candidates may include BI professionals, data analysts, and other roles responsible for analyzing data with Excel.

    Price based on the country in which the exam is proctored.

    for Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

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** Complete this exam before the retirement date to ensure it is applied toward your certification. After the retirement date, please refer to the related certification for exam requirements.