School of Science and Engineering
School of Science and Engineering
The Associate in Cloud Computing is an opportunity to be part of the market that has exceeded $330 billion in the year 2020 and continues to grow. This program helps students understand and prepare themselves to manage, design, control, secure and maintain cloud computing systems on data storage, servers, databases, networking and software. This field involves a mixture of technical skills, management skills, as well as project management skills in order to transform a company’s infrastructure to a cloud service, to connect communications, or maintain IT solutions in an organization. From Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Cloud Computing can be versatile to adapt to the company’s needs based on the technological requirements of the client. The program of Cloud Computing at AIU, is a distance learning program that will be tailor-made and designed exclusively for you, by you, and with your counselor. The flexibility to meet your needs is rarely found in any other distance learning program. Our program does not require that each student studies the same subjects and uses the same books and study materials as other students. Instead, our online Bachelor Programs are designed just for you. They are individually designed to meet your needs and help you achieve your professional and personal goals.
Important: You can find below an example of the topics or areas of study that you can develop and work on during your study program. This does not mean, in any way, that said example implies being a complete list that you are obliged to carry out at AIU, but that it is used by you as it is, an example or guide at your service. We remind you that AIU does not require its students to follow a standardized curriculum. Do you want to learn more about curriculum design at AIU?
Blockchain Concepts and Technologies (Conceptos y Tecnologías de Blockchain)
Quantum Computing (Computación Cuántica)
Cybersecurity (Seguridad Cibernética)
Routing and Switching (Enrutamiento y Conmutación)
Cloud Planning, Design and Configurations (Planificación, Diseño y Configuraciones de la Nube)
Cloud Platform Programming (Programación de plataforma en la Nube)
Cloud Computing Implementations and Migrations (Implementaciones y Migraciones de Computación en la Nube)
Linux System Administration (Administración del Sistema Linux)
Cloud Security (Seguridad en la Nube)
Linux Security (Seguridad Linux)
Migrating Data and Applications to the Cloud (Migrar Datos y Aplicaciones a la Nube)
Software Development in the Cloud (Desarrollo de Software en la Nube)
Cloud’s Infrastructure Administration (Administración de Infraestructura en la Nube)
Cloud Services and Technologies (Servicios y Tecnologías en la Nube)
Cloud Infrastructure (Infraestructura de Nube)
Software Development (Desarrollo de Software)
Windows Administration (Administración de Windows)
Network Security (Seguridad de la Red)
Systems Analysis (Análisis de Sistemas)
MBM300 Thesis Proposal
MBM302 Bachelor Thesis (5,000 words)
Publication: Every graduate with a Bachelor Degree in Cloud Computing must publish his or her thesis online on a public domain, through magazines or professional newspapers
Cloud Computing jobs’ average salary is at least $80,000 and above and these have at least a 5% expected growth by 2028. Cloud Administration is working for a corporation like Amazon Web Services or Google Workspace organizations that help companies set up their systems in a cloud setting. Other companies might prefer to hire a cloud computing manager to develop their own cloud systems. The manager would be responsible to coordinate, set up or install the hardware and software, maintain and secure the cloud as well as keep up with the budgets and ongoing costs of the cloud. Other Cloud Computing jobs include the Computer Network Architect where the architect connects communications between an organization using local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN) and intranets. A computer System Analyst analyze the information technology of an organization and evaluate the functionality of the technology being used in the organization. These are examples of a field that keeps expanding.
Opportunities to work with big corporations that have a need to develop a cloud computing setting. Can be public as well as private entities in many different markets. Opportunities to work with a Cloud-Based Company that offers services to organizations where customers pay a monthly or yearly fee. More and more companies are in the need of professionals in the Cloud Computing space due to the demand of companies moving their business to a Cloud setting.
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