Cloud Computing for Enterprises, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 2 months
  • English


Organizations are increasingly moving their critical information and assets to the cloud. Understand the technology, best practices, and economics of cloud computing, and the rewards and risks of this rush to the cloud.

The Cloud Computing for Enterprises course is part of the Cloud Computing MicroMasters Program from the University of Maryland University College - UMUCx.

In this course, part of the Cloud Computing MicroMasters program, you will learn the essentials of cloud computing, including Infrastructure As A Service (IaaS), Platform As A Service (PaaS), Software As A Service (SaaS), and other "X as a service" platforms.

You will explore how the cloud can support businesses by increasing productivity and effectiveness.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Intensity 8 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      Length: 8 weeks Effort: 8-10 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • Investigate various cloud computing technologies and providers including public, private and hybrid clouds
  • Analyze the applications of cloud technologies to business
  • Develop strategies to enhance organizational effectiveness using cloud technologies
  • Evaluate the cost benefits of cloud adoption


  • Dr. Jeff Tjiputra - Chair of the Cloud Computing Architecture program

  • Dr. Thomas Underhill - Adjunct Assistant Professor

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
  • Basic understanding of computer networking

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
  • National Applies to you

    249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
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