OS X Certifications
Apple's OS X Certifications are designed for IT professionals who:
  • Want to know how to add a Mac to a Windows or other standards-based network
  • Support OS X users in a business, education institution or school district
  • Manage networks of OS X systems in an organization — for example, a teacher or a technology specialist who manages classroom networks or computer labs
  • Manage complex, multi-platform networks that include OS X systems
Exams are offered at Apple Authorized Training Centers worldwide, with select exams also available online as noted below.


Required Exams

Exam Passing Score

Recommended Preparation

Apple Certified Associate - Mac
Integration 10.8
Mac Integration Basics Exam (9L0-408)
85% Mac Integration Basics
Apple Certified Associate - Mac
Management 10.8
Mac Management Basics Exam (9L0-414)
80% Mac Management Basics Guide 10.8
Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.8 OS X Support Essentials 10.8 Exam 73% Mountain Lion 101 Course

Exam Preparation Guide
Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.8 ACTC 10.8 Recertification Exam 72%
Choose one:
OS X Support Essentials 10.8 Exam 73% Mountain Lion 101 Course

Exam Preparation Guide
OS X Server Essentials 10.8 Exam 75% Mountain Lion 201 course

Exam Preparation Guide

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Three Steps to Certification

  1. Choose your certification path.
  2. Select a location:
  3. Register for and take your exam(s).

Benefits of Apple Certification

  • Differentiate yourself and your business
  • Gain recognition for technical competency
  • Build credibility with clients and employers
  • Increase visibility and enhance your reputation in a competitive marketplace
  • Publicize your certifications on the Apple Certified Professionals Registry
  • Display your personalized certificate and a logo that distinguishes you as an Apple Certified professional