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Campus: Larimer Campus and Westminster Campus

Cloud Computing and Virtualization Certificate

My Academic Plan

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your certificate and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Program Description

This program is designed for students wanting to complete a one-year (two semester) Certificate in Cloud Computing & Virtualization and enter the workforce. Students explore cloud infrastructure and virtualization technologies. This certificate program prepares students for entry-level employment working with cloud and virtualization technologies that are being broadly adopted and implemented in organizations of all types and sizes. This program provides students with the technical skills required to install, configure, and/or manage cloud infrastructure.

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First Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits
CNG 120A+ Certification Preparation


CNG 124Networking I: Network +


CNG 132Network Security Fundamentals


CNG 142Intro to Cloud Computing Concepts


Total Credit Hours:13
Semester Note: Upon completion of CNG 120, CNG 124, and CNG 132, you should apply for the Networking Basics Certificate.

Second Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits


CNG 240Virtual Environment Admin


CNG 241Information Storage and Management


Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 22