Main Content Region

Cloud Computing Training Programs

The global cloud computing market is projected to reach $270 billion by 2020. With so many businesses moving to cloud services, professionals with cloud computing skills are increasingly in high demand. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, “employment of network and computer systems administrators is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022.”

Complete one or multiple individual training programs in this cloud computing discipline. These training programs prepare you and provide vouchers to take the certification exams on the following specific topics:

Course Details

You will have access to multiple disciplines, live workshops, and forums to interact with faculty and students.

These training programs will fully prepare you for a variety of certification exams, including the CompTIA™ Cloud+ certification exam, the Microsoft Private Cloud industry certification exam, and the MCSA certification exam.

Delivery Format

  • Programs are offered online.
  • Online courses are instructor-facilitated.
  • Start anytime during the quarter.
  • Train from the convenience of your home and at your pace.
  • Should you need more time to complete any of the programs, extensions are available for an additional fee.


These programs can be taken on a Mac or a PC. On a PC, programs are compatible with Windows XP (and later) operating systems and Internet Explorer 7 (and later) browsers. On a Mac, the programs are compatible with Mac OS X 10.6 (and later) operating systems, Firefox, Chrome and Safari 5.1.9 (or later) browsers. We highly recommend that you use Chrome and Firefox instead of other web browsers.

  • Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for these programs.
  • For the CompTIA™ Cloud+ Certification Training program, you’ll need to have e-mail capabilities and a CD-ROM drive..
  • All content is delivered online. No textbooks are required.


All students should have a basic understanding of how to use a computer, in addition to basic networking skills.

For the CompTIA™ Cloud+ Certification Training program, it’s strongly recommended that you have CompTIA™ A+ and CompTIA™ Network+ certifications, or comparable training, or equivalent industry experience, prior to taking the course. For the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Private Cloud program, prior experience or training or certification in Microsoft server administration is recommended prior to taking the course. For the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Server 2012 with Private Cloud program, prior experience or training, or related IT certifications is recommended prior to taking the course.

CSUSB’s College of Extended Learning, in partnership with ed2go, offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional-level positions for many in-demand occupations. For additional programs, visit the ed2go/CSUSB webpage.

* Fees are subject to change