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Cloud Computing

The on-demand nature of services like storage, software, and remote processing has spurred a meteoric rise in cloud computing. With a positive forecasted growth over the next few years, cloud computing careers are considered almost future-proof.

Cloud is a model of computing where servers, networks, storage, development tools, and even applications are accessed through the internet. Organizations are increasingly relying on cloud service providers. With more than 90% of all companies utilizing cloud service, the demand for IT staff to support and protect in the cloud continues to rise.

Program Overview

Upon successful completion of the courses, you are prepared to sit for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials certification exam or the DoD-approved, CompTIA Cloud+ certification exam.




DoD 8570.01-M Approved 




  • Cloud Essentials certification (entry-level)
  • CompTIA Cloud+ certification (intermediate level)

What can I do when I complete this program?

This entry level course, intended for managers and support staff, prepares you to take the CompTIA® Cloud Essentials certification exam. Upon successful completion, students have the knowledge to obtain employment on the business end of cloud computing.

The Cloud+ certification validates the skills needed to deploy and automate secure cloud environments. Approved for DoD 8570.01-M, this certification is a preferred certification for those applying for government employment. Certification holders have demonstrated skills in understanding cloud architecture and design, cloud security, cloud deployment, operations and support, and troubleshooting cloud issues.