Microsoft Professional Program

Technology is changing the world in remarkable ways and creating opportunity for people who have the skills that are in highest demand.

The Microsoft Professional Program was created to help people gain these technical skills and get real-world experience through a series of online courses that feature hands-on labs and expert instructors.

Learning these skills – and proving you have them – could put you on the path to a rewarding career.

Why choose the Microsoft Professional Program?

  • Career Inspired: Skill up with the experts, and help open career doors.
  • Expert Instructors: Instructors come from a combination of industry and academia, giving them unique perspective.
  • Hands-on Skills: The courses in the program feature hands-on labs so you can practice with tools used in the field today. Plus, each course includes assessments to ensure that you have mastered these new skills.

Microsoft Professional Program Procedure: How does a program work?

Doing an MPP initiative in your organization? Fast Lane can provide additional enhancements!

Different organizations have different goals, and often learn in different ways. Fast Lane can provide additional services and products as you need to enhance the MPP experience for your students!

  • Live instructor sessions
  • Mentors on call
  • Expert office hours
  • Additional practice activities
  • Study guides and practice assessments
  • Supplemental pre-requisite and background materials
  • Follow-on technical implementation training
  • Multi-vendor training integration
Microsoft Professional Program Tracks: Develop the skills employers are looking for!

There are several tracks of the Microsoft Professional Program. Each learning program consists of different modules and a final Capstone Project. After passing all courses in a track and completing the final project, individuals earn a digitally sharable, résumé-worthy Microsoft Professional Program (MPP) credential that confirms mastery of these functional and technical skills.

Get real-world experience with self-paced, online courses that feature practical demos, hands-on labs, and a final capstone project.

Click on the respective track below to view the detailed programs.

Data Science

10 required courses, 8-12 hours per course

Learn to work with and explore data using a variety of visualization, analytical, and statistical techniques.


8 required courses, 8-16 hours per course

Quickly get quality applications to market by learning the skills and tools to become a DevOps professional.

Big Data

10 required courses, 12-30 hours per course

Start a career in big data by learning the skills employers look for, from cloud storage and databases to Hadoop, Spark, and managed data services in Azure.

IT Support

14 required courses, 8-16 hours per course

Receive the wide set of skills knowledge that will allow you to work as a Tier 1 IT support professional.

Artificial Intelligence

10 required courses, 8-16 hours per course

Learn to build deep learning predictive models for AI.

Entry Level Software Development

13 required courses, 8-16 hours per course

Start with the very basics and build your foundation for a career in software development.

Cyber Security

9 required courses, 8-12 hours per course

This program will help you identify threats early on and minimize breach impacts.

Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things (IoT)

8 required courses, 8-60 hours per course

Learn the device programming, data analytics, machine learning, and solution design skills you need for a successful career in IoT.

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

9 required courses, 8-60 hours per course

Learn critical skills through data analysis like problem solving, communication, decision making, and more.

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