As our world becomes more digital, the number of smart devices that run Java is increasing exponentially.
Java has moved beyond just computers. Cell phones, parking meters, public transportation passes, ATMs, credit cards and TVs, to name a few, run Java.
Someone who is Java Certified needs to program these devices!
Experience these certification benefits today.
You may ask yourself, "Why should I get Oracle certified now?" or "Why should I upgrade my Oracle certification?"
Certification empowers you to more effectively do your job and keeps your skills current. Current skills are in demand! Get certified for the first time, or upgrade your current certification, to stay relevant in an increasingly competitive job market.
93% of hiring managers say IT certifications are beneficial and provide value to the company."
You invest in your critical systems, now invest in your critical people.
Employing certified professionals and making certification a priority for your current employees gives your company the tools to win big in a highly competitive market.
Java SE certification gives you firm footing on the world’s #1 development platform, setting the global standard for developing secure, portable, high-performance applications for the widest range of computing platforms possible.
These certifications are the stepping stones for moving on to the Enterprise-level Java Certifications.
Becoming an Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) is the first step on your certification path to advance your career.
The Java SE 8 Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) certification helps you build a foundational understanding of Java, while expanding your knowledge of general programming. The ideal candidate who would earn this certification typically has a technical background and wants to improve programming skills, or may be new to object-oriented programming and Java.
With 3 billion devices running Java worldwide, the world's top companies rely on experienced Java Programmers to build and maintain these critical applications. Becoming Oracle Certified makes you a better Java developer. You’ll become more valuable to your current and/or future potential employer, increase job security and improve your future prospects.
Earning the Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) level credential builds on your OCA-level skills to open new doors.
Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 8 Programmer builds on the strong Java foundation you gained with the OCA certification. Java SE 8 OCP certification prepares you to improve code clarity and increase performance using lambda and parallel streams, greatly reduce development time and gain more flexibility in your programming.
Validate your capabilities using real-world, scenario-based questions that assess and challenge your ability to think and perform. Becoming certified makes you a better Java developer. You’ll become more valuable to your current and/or future potential employer, increase job security and improve your future prospects.
The Oracle Certified Master (OCM) is the highest level of Oracle Certification, proving your advanced skills and deep knowledge of Oracle Databases. OCMs are qualified to handle the most critical and complex issues.
This performance-based certification, Oracle Certified Master, Java SE 6 Developer is for developers interested in taking their careers to the next level. Certified candidates have demonstrated advanced proficiency in the Java programming language using the Java SE.
Building upon the foundation of Java Standard Edition certifications, Java EE Certifications focus on front-end web application development and back-end server application development. These certifications help you build scalable business services that feed dynamic web and mobile applications.
You will broaden your niche skills by investing your time and resources toward earning enterprise-focused certifications in areas like JavaBeans, API and JSF among others. Oracle Certified Experts (OCE) specialize in specific areas of Java.
The Oracle Certified Expert, Java EE 6 Enterprise JavaBeans Developer has displayed the knowledge required to build robust back-end functionality using Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) version 3.1 technology.
Oracle Certified JPA Developers for the Java EE6 Platform have demonstrated the knowledge required to build robust back-end functionality using Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB[TM]) version 3.1 technology. They are also familiar with the EJB technology coding experience of session beans and message driven-beans.
The Oracle Certified Expert, Java EE 6 JavaServer Faces Developer certification is designed for those who have experience working with the Java Enterprise Edition front end. The ideal candidate is also experienced with developing web applications.
This certification is geared toward experienced developers of Java technology applications. Certified individuals have developed the skills to quickly build web applications suited to any Java EE 6 application server using JSP and servlet technologies.
Preparing for this exam gives candidates the information they need to create, implement, and deploy web services and web service clients using Java technology components and the Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 SDK (Java EE 6 SDK).
Oracle Certified Master (OCM) is the highest level of Oracle Certification, demonstrating advanced skills and deep knowledge of Java. OCMs are qualified to handle the most critical and complex issues.
This certification is for enterprise architects responsible for architecting and designing Java EE compliant applications with an emphasis on making the best use of Java EE features to create flexible, scalable, secure designs.
Keep your Java Certification current with the latest technology and skills. Upgrading your certification to a current version will keep your skills relevant in the market and show your dedication to keeping your knowledge up to date.