Certificate in Data Center Operations and Management

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Certificate programs offer working professionals an opportunity to increase their knowledge and skills in the specific areas of information technology. A certificate representing proven academic performance is presented after the required coursework is completed with a GPA of 3.0/4.0. All 500-level courses may be later applied toward the Master of Information Technology and Management, Master of Cyber Forensics and Security, or Master of Science in Applied Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics for those who apply and are accepted to the degree program. Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; the degree need not be in an information technology or a computer-related field. Prerequisites may be required for some courses in certificates; these prerequisites will not be applied to the certificate.

This program is designed for students seeking knowledge that will prepare them for a career in data center operations.

Gainful Employment Disclosure for Certificate in Data Center Operations and Management


Required Courses (12)
ITMM 576Data Center Management3
ITMO 540Intro Data Networks & Internet3
ITMO 554Operating Sys Virtualization3
ITMT 535Data Center Architecture3
Students who have already completed coursework, training, or certification equivalent to ITMO 540 may substitute a fourth course from the list below.
Cloud Computing Technologies3
Storage Technologies3
Cyber Security Technologies3
Incdnt Rspnse Disaster Rcvry3
Total Credit Hours12