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2023-2024 NOVA Catalog 
2023-2024 NOVA Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Systems Technology: Cloud Computing, C.S.C.

Location(s): AL, AN, LO, MA, NOL, WO

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CIP Code: 11.0101

NOVA Code: 221-299-50  

Purpose: This curriculum is designed for those who seek employment in the field of cloud computing, for those who are presently in that field and who desire to increase their knowledge and update their skills, and for those who must augment their abilities in other fields with knowledge and skills in cloud computing.  

Credit for Prior Learning: Students in this program may be eligible for credit for prior learning. See an academic advisor or counselor for further information.

Recommended Preparation: The student should possess a proficiency in high school English, familiarity with computer functions and hardware, and possess computer keyboarding skills. It is recommended that students be placed into MTH 154 or higher although this program includes no math courses.

One Year

Total credits for the Cloud Computing Career Studies Certificate: 26 credits

A total of 26 credits is required for graduation with the Cloud Computing Career Studies Certificate. Individuals who believe they might qualify for credit for prior learning must submit their requests for credit prior to applying for graduation.

Students with active industry certifications may qualify for credit for prior learning. Please contact an advisor or review section 2 of the credit for prior learning manual to see if you qualify.

Students in Information Technology, Computer Science, or Information Systems Technology programs must have Information Technology (ITD, ITE, ITN, ITP) and or Computer Science (CSC) courses no more than ten years old, as of the first day of the fall semester of the academic year in which they graduate, unless approved by the pathway dean.

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