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OCA 7 to OCP 11

 
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Hi guys,

I have got my OCA 7 in 2014. Yes, it is a long time. I would like to know what's the best cost/benefit path to achieve OCP 11. Should I get OCA 8 -> OCP 8 -> Upgrade OCP 11 or I can get OCP 8 -> Upgrade OCP 11?

Please, give me a light

Thanks in advance!
 
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Welcome to CodeRanch!  For Java 11, you are actually able to take the 1Z0-816 with the OCA 7 and get the OCP 11 cert at the end. It's definitely the most cost effective path.

Note that this path will result in you missing being tested on some of the topics that used to be on the OCP 8. So study carefully!

 
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