MCST / MCITP Certification / 70-401

I have been asked to study for and pass the 70-401 exams for my job because I will be responsible for rolling out SCCM 2007 in a few months. I have been working with MS AD for 10 years but have never taken any of the exams. I want to begin the process of getting certified and I understand that I should skip the MCSE because it is being phased out. I'm having a hard time finding out exactly what exams I have to pass for the MCITP cert and how 70-401 might fit into that if it does at all. I really want 70-401 to fit in somewhere since I have to take it. I'm summary, I have two questions.

1) What exactly are the exam requirements for MCIPT?
2) Where can I fit in the 70-401 and have that apply to some cert other than MCSE.
TimSharpe02118Asked:
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Mike KlineCommented:
Google "MCITP roadmap"   that will get you good info
http://www.microsoft.com/education/MSITAcademy/curriculum/roadmap/enterprise/mcitp/default.mspx
http://www.microsoft.com/education/MSITAcademy/curriculum/roadmap/server/mcitp/default.mspx
Those are roadmaps for MCITP: EA & SA
401 counts as a credit towards 2003 certs  http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/exam.aspx?ID=70-401&locale=en-us
SInce you are learning it it doesn't hurt to take it and list it on the resume either.
Thanks and good luck on your certs
Mike
 
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Scott AndersonPrincipal Support EngineerCommented:
Here's the specs for all the MCITP, all options (Enterprise Admin, DBA, etc...)
http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/certification/mcitp.aspx#tab2

SCCM 70-401 doesn't seem to be on any of the exam requirements of MCITP.  It's just a stand-alone Tech Specialist certification (like the old MCP) and isn't an elective anywhere in the MCITP programs.
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