2023 - 2024 Dallas College Catalog

2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Computer Information Technology (Cloud Computing Award)
Title: Cloud Computing Occupational Skills Award

(Occupational Skills Award)

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.


The Cloud Computing Occupational Skills Award is designed to provide an introductory background for students interested in learning about the cloud. Choose AWS or Azure platforms for Fundamentals and Deployment skills. Also includes Cloud-preferred programming language Python introduction course. Includes preparation for Foundation cloud certification (various platforms)

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ITNW 1309 Fundamentals of Cloud Computing 3
ITSE 1370 Introduction to Python Programming 3
Semester Total 6
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ITNW 1336 Cloud Deployment and Infrastructure Management 3
Semester Total 3
Minimum Hours Required 9

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.