It is difficult to talk about the future of computing without talking about the cloud. The Microsoft Professional Program in Cloud Admin Professional Certificate, which is offered by edX in partnership with MicrosoftX, will start you down the path of understanding the cloud and to set up Azure virtual machines, networks, and app services; automate workloads and deployment; and manage storage, identity, databases, security, and compliance. Learn how to become a Cloud Administrator, leveraging the best of Microsoft technology.

Built with the focus of what you need you need to work in the cloud, the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Cloud Admin will help you learn the skills you need to start the career you want.

You'll Learn To
  • Setup Azure virtual machines
  • Automate Azure workloads
  • Migrate Workloads to Azure
  • Deploy and manage Azure applications
  • Work with databases in Azure
  • Setup virtual machines
How It Works

This comprehensive curriculum features courses that are presented in a suggested order that builds your skills as you advance through the courses. While the order is a suggestion you are free to take the courses in any order that you wish. Upon completing the coursework you will be able to demonstrate what you have learned through completion of the Capstone project.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      10 courses + Final Capstone Project Effort: 16 - 30 hours per course

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microsoft Professional Orientation : Cloud Administration
  • Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines
  • Microsoft Azure Virtual Networks
  • Microsoft Azure Identity
  • Microsoft Azure Storage
  • Microsoft Azure App Service

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1089 USD/full
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  • National Applies to you

    1089 USD/full
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Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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