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Help me get a JAVA certification !!

Richards Milan
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Joined: Jun 24, 2012
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Hello everyone , I am a new comer to the JAVA family !! But the fact is that JAVA is really exciting So I have decided to go for a professional certification !! can you guys please guide me >> I have a doubt guys, which is the entry level exam SCJP or SCJA ??


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Jeanne Boyarsky
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Neither. Both exams were renamed. OCPJA is now the entry level certification. Make sure you take the Java 7 versions. The Java 6 one is on a path to nowhere and not accepted as a pre-requisite to the OCPJP going forward.


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Richards Milan
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Joined: Jun 24, 2012
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Thanks a lot for the info so OCPJA is the entry level exam , and can you please suggest me some books for preparing for OCPJA ! and tell me where to start from to obtain the certification ??
George Panadis
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Check out the 2 stickies at the top of this board. They have the information you seek.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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