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Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity Administrator

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Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity Administrator

Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity Diploma at NCE

Cisco CCNA, Amazon AWS Cloud Architect, Palo Alto Networks PCCET, and Microsoft Azure Certifications


Offered in an Online-Hybrid Format!


Are you currently working in an entry-level IT position?

 Are you interested in learning new IT skills in Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity?

Are you ready to advance in your current Information Technology (IT) career?

If you are interested in advancing your IT knowledge and skill set to progress to a career in which you work with the latest technology, helping businesses maintain security measures that keep their organization safe and efficient, a career in Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity might be for you!

Advance your IT Career with

Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity training


   Program Highlights:

  • 9-Month Diploma Program

  • Prepare for Advanced Industry Certifications:

    – Cisco CCNA, Amazon AWS Cloud Architect, Palo Alto Networks PCCET, and Microsoft Azure 

  •      36 Weeks, 720 Clock Hours, 33 Semester Credits

Are You Qualified? Prerequisites:

  • Three years or more of verifiable experience as a networking professional

  • Completion of one or more of the following certifications:

    • CompTIA Network+, Microsoft MCSE, CompTIA Linux+, Cisco CCNA, Cisco CCNP, SolarWinds Certified Professional (SCP), Wireshark (WCNA), Juniper Enterprise Routing and Switching, Expert (JNCIE-ENT)


Why get your Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity diploma at NCE?

Designed for students with at least 3 years of prior IT experience, the Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity program at NCE prepares students for advancement from entry- and mid-level on-premise computer user and desktop support jobs to more advanced cloud-based computer network support, security, and administration roles. Students build upon their existing skill set, engaging and practicing skills in operating systems, applications, on-premise networks, cybersecurity, and cloud computing administration. Under the instruction of a team of industry professionals, students complete a total of 33 semester units through a combination of six specialized technical modules including Routing & Switching, Data Management and Security, Network Security, Architecting on the Cloud, Systems Operations on the Cloud, and Security on the Cloud. 

At NCE, students learn how to:
  • Manage on-premise and cloud information technology, including network server installation, network design, configuration, support, and security applications
  • Practice and evaluate local, wide, and cloud network design, implementation, administration, cybersecurity, and support 
  • Perform analysis, troubleshooting, testing, maintenance, and security of existing on-premise local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), and on-cloud virtual private networks
  • Advance from user, desktop, and small-network IT jobs to the more advanced on-premise and cloud network administration roles
  • Practice the communication and interpersonal skills required to work effectively within work teams and with clients

NCE’s Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity program is an online-hybrid program: students complete the six technical modules completely online, while attending three on-campus labs per module, held on Saturdays. 

Graduates of NCE’s program will receive their Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity Administrator diploma, and will be prepared for advanced cloud-based computer network support, security, and administration roles.  Graduates will also be prepared to obtain a portfolio of relevant professional certifications upon graduation, including the Cisco CCNA, Amazon AWS Cloud Architect, Palo Alto Networks PCCET, and Microsoft Azure certifications. Professional certifications such as these demonstrate your knowledge and skill level to prospective employers, thereby increasing your employment opportunities. 

If your goal is to join the rapidly growing field of computer network support and administration, then make it happen with NCE’s Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity diploma program!



Potential Career Paths

Computer and Network Technician
Computer Information Specialist
Computer Network Support Specialist
Network and Computer Systems Administrator

Computer and Network Technician

Computer and Network Technicians are IT professionals responsible for selecting, installing, and configuring basic personal computing hardware and installing various Windows and Linux operating systems, installing basic productivity applications (such as Microsoft Office), setting up simple wired and wireless networks, creating and managing active directory domain, and working with virtualized systems.

Computer Information Specialist

Computer Information Specialists are well-rounded IT professionals, capable of PC repair and maintenance, operating systems fundamentals, networking fundamentals, and PC and network security. Computer Information Specialists may manage computer systems for entire companies, including programming, data analysis and technical support in various capacities.

Computer Network Support Specialist

Computer Network Support Specialists analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. These IT professionals perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.

Network and Computer Systems Administrator

Network and Computer Systems Administrators install, configure, and support their organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and internet systems. These IT professionals monitor networks to ensure network availability, perform necessary maintenance to support network availability, and administer network security measures.

Where Do Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity Administrators Work?

Private Companies
Financial Services Companies
Technology Companies

Small Businesses
Government Offices

Why Become a Cybersecurity Expert?

Cybercrime damage estimated to hit $6 Trillion by 2021
Every 39 seconds there is a hacker attack
95% of cybersecurity breaches are due to human error

25 billion connected things will be in use by 2021
Hackers stole half a billion personal records in 2018
4.07 million cybersecurity jobs are unfilled

This is why APPLY NOW
* National Cyber Security Alliance Gartner
2019 ISC2 Workforce Study



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