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Amazon Web Services Cloud Practitioner

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Amazon Web Services Cloud Practitioner builds the practical knowledge and skills of cloud computing. Cloud computing provides reliable, scalable, secure, and flexible technology solutions for personal and business use. This CCL will introduce students new to or interested in cloud computing to the fundamental concepts of cloud services as well as hands-on opportunities to apply these concepts to real-world applications. Students with the requisite experience in the field who complete this CCL can pursue employment in a variety of information technology jobs. This CCL also helps to prepare students for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Cloud Practitioner exam, which is the first level of the AWS certification.

Details

Details iconImportant information you’ll need when applying for admission:
Field of Interest
Computer and Information Technology
Type
Certificate
Amazon Web Services Cloud Practitioner (CER)
Total Credits Required
3
Effective term
Summer 2021
Notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
This Certificate of Completion (CCL) is intended for industry professionals with the requisite experience such as database, Linux, information security, networking, programming, and DevOps who are interested in expanding their knowledge in the area of cloud computing to enhance their employment opportunities. Speak to a program director for additional information.

Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.
Courses within any of the following prefixes must be taken within five (5) years prior to completion of the program to be applied toward this award: AIM, BPC, CIS, CLD, CNT, CSC, ITS, and MST.

What You'll Learn
  • Define the different types of cloud services and their benefits including economic advantages. (CLD110)
  • Execute a variety of cloud services within Amazon Web Services (AWS). (CLD110)
  • Manage basic cloud security. (CLD110)
  • Design basic cloud service architectures using industry best practices. (CLD110)
Career Opportunities
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Credits:3
CLD110Amazon Web Services Cloud Foundations3

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