Jun 24, 2024  
2024-25 Curriculum Guide 
2024-25 Curriculum Guide

Computer Information Systems: Cloud Computing Certificate (CISC-CC)

Location(s): Gateway, Housatonic, Naugatuck Valley, Northwestern Connecticut

This 2024-25 Curriculum Guide is intended as a reference for Fall 2024 registration. The complete 2024-25 Academic Catalog will be finalized on July 1, 2024.

The Cloud Computing certificate educates students in areas of cloud computing technologies. Students will learn more about how organizations evaluate and implement cloud-based technology solutions. The program will cover several aspects of the Cloud including hardware, software, and infrastructure. Students will develop foundational and practical knowledge of developing and deploying cloud-based solutions in modern day integrated business environments. Aspects of computing virtualization and vendor management will also be covered.

Certificate Learning Outcomes:

  • Describe the concepts, characteristics, delivery models and benefits of cloud computing
  • Describe the key security and compliance challenges of cloud computing
  • Demonstrate understanding of key technical and organizational challenges with a focus on business integration
  • Analyze business requirements for implementation to map the distinctive characteristics of public, private and hybrid cloud models

Required Courses*

*CSC 1201 Introduction to Programming and CSC 2213 Object Oriented Programming are not allowed in this program. Students are encouraged to take CSC 1211 - Java I or other programming language.

Total Credits: 19-20