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Professional Certifications

Cisco's professional-level certifications prepare you for today’s job roles in IT technologies. These certifications validate the breadth and depth of your knowledge, covering the core concepts that span a technology area while also providing the flexibility to choose a focus area.

Cisco is enhancing its candidate certification experience with the new simple sign-on process. Candidates can manage their certification journey from one central location.

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Build your career with Cisco

Each professional-level certification requires only two exams: one core exam and one concentration exam of your choice, so you can focus on your interests and needs. And core exams in each CCNP technology track also serve as qualifying exams for CCIE lab exams.

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Professional-level Essentials Event

Register to watch our expert's guidance and advice on planning your path towards your professional certification success.

CCIE Prep program

Accelerate your expert-level learning journey.