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

CNG 1020A+ Certification Preparation


CNG 1024Networking I: Network +


CNG 1032Network Security Fundamentals


CNG 1042Intro to Cloud Computing


Total Credit Hours:13
Semester Note: Upon completion of CNG 1020, CNG 1024, and CNG 1032, you should apply for the Networking Basics Certificate.

Second Semester

CNG 2001 or CNG 2012 Linux Configuration (2001) or Configuring Windows Server (2012)


CNG 2040Virtual Environment Admin


CNG 2041 or CNG 2043 Info. Storage Mgmt. (2041) or Cloud Security & Cyber Law (2043)


Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 22