May 23, 2022  
College Catalog 2020-2021 
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Information Technology - Cloud Computing, Certificate

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Degree & Certificate Requirements  
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Suggested sequence (may be modified to meet your needs):

Credit Hours Required: 48

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Information Technology-Cloud Computing - Additional Program Information

Program Options
Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Associate of Applied Science   Information Technology-Cloud Computing  63  
Certificate   Information Technology-Cloud Computing  48  


Contact Information
Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor John Koss 586.445.7166 South Campus

Program Description:

The Cloud Computing program offers degree and certificate options aimed at preparing students for positions that require knowledge of Cloud Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and development of cloud native applications. Graduates will have the fundamental skills necessary to serve the industry in positions involving Cloud Architect and Cloud Developer. Students who complete the sequence of classes will have sufficient training to sit for one or more vendor specific certifications. 

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1. Design cloud applications.

2. Provision cloud services.

3. Create cloud-native applications

Career Opportunities:

Transfer Pathways:

Students intending to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree need to make early decisions concerning an academic major and a transfer destination. Statistics show that students who make these decisions early are more likely to persist to graduation than their undecided counterparts. Students planning to transfer credits earned at Macomb are strongly urged to see a counselor or academic advisor as early as possible in their college careers.

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