Harper College

Cloud Computing

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Are you prepared to dive into the dynamic and ever-evolving realm of cloud computing? At Harper, we're thrilled to announce that we are planning courses and comprehensive programs, meticulously designed to provide you with the essential skills and in-depth knowledge necessary to master the complexities of today's emerging technology landscapes.

Our curriculum will be tailored to guide students through the complexities of cloud technology, ensuring they gain practical experience and theoretical understanding in equal measure. Whether you are a beginner eager to learn the basics or an experienced professional looking to advance your expertise, Harper's courses will be structured to cater to a wide range of learning needs and career goals.

Program Overview

The Cloud Computing curriculum will be tailored to provide you with a strong foundation in cloud technologies, computing management, security protocols, and more. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical hands-on experience, you will gain the confidence to effectively manage and optimize cloud-based systems. 

Why Choose Harper?

  • Access to Cutting Edge Curriculum: Curriculum will be specifically designed to align with employer workforce needs and the latest trends and innovations in cloud computing, ensuring you remain at the forefront of industry advancements.
  • Learn from Expert Faculty and Industry Experts: Learn from experienced instructors and seasoned professionals who bring a wealth of industry knowledge and practical insights into the classroom.
  • Gain Hands-On Experience: Engage in labs, projects, and competitions that simulate real-world cloud computing scenarios that provide invaluable hands-on experience.
  • Secure Your Future in Tech: Equip yourself with the qualifications and skills that are highly sought after in the booming tech industry, setting you on a path to a promising and fulfilling career.
  • Experience Flexible Learning: Choose between on-campus, hybrid, and online learning options to tailor your education to your unique schedule and preferences.
  • Build a Robust Professional Network: Connect with peers, alumni, and industry leaders who can open doors to new opportunities and collaborations.

Take advantage of other support and services available at Harper:

    • Career Support: Access comprehensive career services, networking opportunities, and job placement assistance as you transition to the workforce.
    • Basic Needs Support: Access resources and referrals for food, transportation, childcare, wellness, and housing through Hawks Care to eliminate barriers to enrolling in courses and achieving your academic goals.

Program Highlights

The Cloud Computing program is currently in development, but beginning in Fall 2024, you can expect to take classes in orientation to cloud careers, cloud architecture, infrastructure management, security fundamentals, network configurations, and a capstone project.

Career Opportunities

It SpecialistsCompleting this program opens doors that lead to a variety on high-demand, high-wage career paths, including:

    • Cloud Support Associate
    • Junior Cloud Engineer
    • Cloud Computing Specialist
    • Cloud Systems Administrator
    • DevOps Engineer (Entry-Level)
    • Cloud Security Analyst (Entry-Level)
Coming Soon!

Once the program is fully developed and offered, you will have access to a program that prepares you to become part of a dynamic and rapidly evolving industry. You will gain the skills to innovate, manage complex systems, and drive technological progress. Contact us to learn more about the program and how it can launch you into an exciting career in Cloud Computing.


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Last Updated: 1/8/24