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Program: Computer Information Technology (Cloud Computing Award)
Title: Cloud Computing Certificate

(Level 1 Certificate)

Offered on all campuses


  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.CLOUDCOMP

This certificate option will provide education and training for individuals interested in developing their knowledge of the foundations of cloud technology. Topics covered include Introducton to Cloud (AWS, Azure, or Google), Linux, Python, Virtualization, and Networking. Includes preparation for Foundation cloud certification (various platforms)

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ITNW 1309 Fundamentals of Cloud Computing 3
ITSC 1316 Linux Installation and Configuration 3
ITSE 1370 Introduction to Python Programming 3
Semester Total 9
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ITNW 1313 Computer Virtualization 3
ITNW 1378 Cloud Networking 3
ITNW 1336 Cloud Deployment and Infrastructure Management 3
Semester Total 9
Minimum Hours Required 18

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.