They say that opportunity knocks but once. Well, we politely beg to differ. With Adobe® Certified Associate (ACA) certification, students are uniquely positioned for digital media opportunities in today’s challenging job market. So when opportunity (cleverly disguised as a hiring manager) comes knocking—they’ll be ready. But, why does certification matter, and what does it actually do for students?
Becoming Adobe®certified helps students retain what is learned, and ultimately, reduces the time-to-productivity curve that new hires typically experience. Simply stated, certified students are more attractive to potential employers and better prepared to hit the ground running on day-one of their new job. Learn More…
For those interested in becoming ACA certified…
Start here at the links below. You will need to purchase the voucher you need for the exam at the Certiport site below, it runs $95 or $115 which includes one retake. Please know that the pricing will increase in the new year.
The current certification is for Photoshop CS6, they will have certification for CC sometime next year.
This Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam voucher may be used for any of the ACA exams (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premiere Pro, Illustrator or InDesign) in versions CS3, CS4, CS5, or CS6. It may be redeemed at any of the 12,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide that offer ACA exams. Use the Certiport Testing Center Locator to find the testing center nearest you. Testing centers reserve the right to charge a proctoring fee.
Vouchers are transmitted electronically via e-mail and are non-refundable. They expire one year from the date of purchase. Please allow up to two days for processing.
Click here to view the list of exam objectives (PDF).