MongoDB Professional Certification

Why Certification?

MongoDB Certified Professionals are individuals with proven MongoDB expertise. MongoDB certifications recognize developers and DBAs with the knowledge needed to build and maintain MongoDB applications.

  • MongoDB ranks as one of the hottest job trends and one of the most highly compensated technology skills.
  • Increase your visibility among hiring managers and recruiters.
  • Foster credibility with your employer and peers in the developer and operations communities.

Price

150.00 USD per exam

Please note that we are no longer including a free retake with the exam fee.

Rescheduling and Transferring Policy
You may reschedule or transfer your exam appointment more than 24 hours before the scheduled test time. If you reschedule or transfer your exam appointment within 24 hours of scheduled test time, you will pay us a $10.00 rescheduling fee.

Cancellation and Refund Policy
If you cancel your exam two or more business days before the scheduled test time, you will receive a 100% refund.  If you do not schedule your exam, and request a refund within your exam period, you will receive a 100% refund.  If you do not request a refund within your exam period, you will forfeit your exam fees.

If you cancel your exam within two business days before the scheduled test time, you will receive a refund minus a US $50 cancellation fee. 

No refund will be issued if you schedule an exam time slot with our proctoring partner and fail to take it when scheduled.

You can send a request for refund to certification@mongodb.com.

Roles and Certification Levels

MongoDB certifies Database Administrators (DBAs) and Application Developers.

  • Database Administrator (DBA) – A MongoDB database administrator has in-depth knowledge of run-time configuration, processes, scaling, backup and recovery, monitoring, and performance tuning for production MongoDB instances.
  • Developer – A software engineer fluent in at least one programming language and its associated MongoDB driver. An application developer has a detailed understanding of MongoDB CRUD operations, the driver API, schema design, aggregation and basic scaling.
Within each role, we define a roadmap for certification at three levels: Associate, Professional, and Master. We currently offer certification at the Associate Level for the DBA and developer roles. Certification at other levels will be available in the future.

Exam Overview

  • Exams are administered online through our proctoring partner, Examity. You will need access to a computer running Microsoft Windows or Mac OS X with a working web camera in order to complete the exam. Linux is not currently supported.
  • See exam rules and system requirements for each exam.
  • There are no prerequisites. Anyone may take an exam.
  • MongoDB recommends completing an online course or a public training.
  • We also recommend familiarity with the other resources listed below.
  • Test takers have 90 minutes to complete an exam.
  • There is no penalty for incorrect answers.
  • Exam question types are multiple choice and check all that apply.

Preparation Materials

Schedule

Exam Start End Register
C100DBA: MongoDB Certified DBA Associate Exam Aug 09, 2016 Aug 16, 2016 Register
C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer Associate Exam Aug 09, 2016 Aug 16, 2016 Register
C100DBA: MongoDB Certified DBA Associate Exam Sep 13, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 Opens Jul 29, 2016
C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer Associate Exam Sep 13, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 Opens Jul 29, 2016
C100DBA: MongoDB Certified DBA Associate Exam Oct 18, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 Opens Sep 20, 2016
C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer Associate Exam Oct 18, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 Opens Sep 20, 2016
C100DBA: MongoDB Certified DBA Associate Exam Nov 15, 2016 Nov 22, 2016 Opens Oct 25, 2016
C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer Associate Exam Nov 15, 2016 Nov 22, 2016 Opens Oct 25, 2016
C100DBA: MongoDB Certified DBA Associate Exam Dec 06, 2016 Dec 20, 2016 Opens Oct 25, 2016
C100DEV: MongoDB Certified Developer Associate Exam Dec 06, 2016 Dec 20, 2016 Opens Oct 25, 2016