Companies all around us are migrating from localization to virtualization. The virtualization of systems and networks makes way for emerging technologies to handle and deliver media-rich data streams to people all around the world. Students that enroll in this program gain an understanding of virtualization through a hands-on approach of learning computer architecture, big data storage, and server-side operations. Students will design and build platforms focusing on grid computing to solve big data problems. A diploma will be awarded upon successful completion of this program.
Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to sit for a variety of certifications, including the A+, Network+, Linux+, Security+, Microsoft MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate), Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA R/S) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Cloud Practitioner.
This program is designed to provide the student with the knowledge to manage a modern computer network. The program will provide the student with an understanding of operating systems and network infrastructure for both single and multi-user environments. In addition, students will be introduced to technologies rapidly emerging in the information technology field. Students will be prepared for entry-level technical positions in the areas of network administration, server and client administration, big-data administration, and information security. A diploma/degree will provide the competitive edge and career opportunity useful in this growing field.
- Have a high school diploma or G.E.D.
- Pass the entrance examination
- Background check
To receive a Diploma in Cloud Information and Technologies, students must complete 36.0 credit hours in their major for a total of 36.0 credit hours (1056 clock hours). This diploma program can be completed in 12 months for full-time students or in 24 months for part-time students.
CLOUD AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES CORE Courses (36 credit hours)
|IT Essentials||3.0 credit hours|
|Networking Essentials||3.0 credit hours|
|Cisco Internetworking Technologies||3.0 credit hours|
|Linux||3.0 credit hours|
|Implementing Directory Services||3.0 credit hours|
|Server Operating Systems||3.0 credit hours|
|Security Fundamentals||3.0 credit hours|
|Implementing a Network Infrastructure||3.0 credit hours|
|Big Data Management||3.0 credit hours|
|Web Systems||3.0 credit hours|
|Cloud Systems||3.0 credit hours|
|Cisco Advanced Routing Technology||3.0 credit hours|
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