Certificate in Cloud Computing
American Public University System

Program Details

The Certificate in Cloud Computing from APUS provides students with a basic understanding of virtualization and network installation and security in a Cloud Computing environment. The program emphasizes effective decision making and management techniques to support an organization’s growth while using best practices.

The curriculum focuses on data security, governance, compliance, and legacy application migration issues. Students will learn how to implement Cloud Computing solutions in an enterprise. Graduates will understand the key principles of cloud computing and the security and privacy implications of this emerging technology.

Course topics studied in this certificate program include:

  • Service oriented architecture
  • Green computing foundations and strategies
  • Virtualization security
  • Cloud security and privacy

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Additional Materials May Be Requested