As digital information continues to expand, there will continue to be a reliance on cloud technology to meet complex growth challenges. Globally, cloud technology meets these challenges while enhancing operation uptime and business continuity. As a result, organizations are focusing on ways to capture the advantages of cloud technologies and maximize IT services. This has led to an increased demand for cloud technology professionals. The Cloud Technology program addresses the demand by providing skilled graduates who can manage public, private, and hybrid cloud infrastructures and help organizations transition to cloud-based solutions.
Upon completion of the Cloud Technology program, a graduate should be able to:
15 – 20
Interested in earning a Bachelor’s? This degree program qualifies for East Carolina University’s BS in Industrial Technology Transfer Program! Once you receive your Associate in Applied Science degree at WCC, you have the option of transferring your credits to ECU towards a Bachelor’s in Industrial Technology (BSIT). Learn more about the program at ECU’s website.
Students will need access to a computer to complete work outside the classroom. In addition to textbooks, students will be required to provide their own portable storage media for most classes.
Employment: Your career options include positions in cloud engineering, information technology project management, network administration, network support, and system administration.
Tuition for students taking fewer than 16 semester hours is $76.00 per semester hour for in-state students and $268.00 per semester hour for out-of-state students. Students enrolled for six or more semester hours credit will be charged a $30 student activity fee and a $16 technology fee; those enrolled for less than six semester hours will be charged a $15 student activity fee and an $8 technology fee. No student activity will be charged during the Summer Term.