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Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator: Associate Certification

AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator

Exam time is 180 minutes; preparation time varies.

Multiple worldwide locations authorized by Microsoft delivered through Pearson VUE test centers or online proctoring.

April 2020 - March 2022.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Outcomes, skills and competencies measured by this certification exam include: manage Azure identities and governance, implement and manage storage, deploy and manage Azure compute resources, configure and manage virtual networking, monitor and back up Azure resources.


This certification exam assesses individuals’ skills and competencies in an online proctored format or at an authorized test center. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Cloud Computing, Information Technology, Software Engineering, Computer Science, and Web Design (8/20 administrative review). NOTE: AZ-104 replaced AZ-103 (see 'Microsoft retired courses/exams'). Duplicate credit should not be awarded for AZ-103 and AZ-104.