Keep Your education in the Cloud
The future is in the cloud. Earn a Bachelor’s Degree with a Specialization in Cloud-Based Networking and Virtualization from DeVry University, and you can learn how to design, implement, transmit and store data to help businesses operate economically. Our Cloud-Based Networking and Virtualization Specialization program is built with our Tech Core curriculum and a focus on hands-on learning, to help prepare you with a foundation in technology and refined tech skills you can put to work tomorrow.
Get to Know Our Cloud-Based Networking and Virtualization Degree Specialization
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology and Networking with Cloud Based Networking and Virtualization Specialization in as little as 2 years + 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
As a new student, you’ll get a complimentary laptop as part of your technology program1. It’s our way of investing in your education—and you.
You can take it anywhere, it’s powerful enough to run robust applications, and best of all, you can use it for all of your classes to optimize your DeVry experience.
Simulate the Internet of Things (IoT) wherever you are with your IoT Kit*, designed to give you hands-on experience and confidence working with real IoT technologies.
With the full complement of microprocessors and sensors in your kit, you’ll build elementary IoT devices, integrate them into cloud-based server systems and develop skills needed for today’s IoT economy.
*The IoT Kit is a required expense and is not complimentary.
Certification Exam Reimbursement
Our Tech programs are designed with industry-recognized certifications in mind. Qualified students may receive up to a $300 reimbursement for the cost of one exam attempt across a wide range of certifications:
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Linux+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Cloud+
- Microsoft Technology Associate - Python
Others may be applicable as well. Speak with your professor for more info.
Graduates with our Cloud-Based Networking and Virtualization Specialization may consider the following careers:
Computer Systems Analyst
Cloud & Workspace Administrator
Computer Network Support Specialist
Cloud Computing Technologist
Information Security Analyst
Server Hardware Technologist
|ETHC232||Ethical and Legal Issues in the Professions|
|LAS432||Technology, Society, and Culture|
|ECON312||Principles of Economics|
|SOCS185||Culture and Society|
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|MATH221||Statistics for Decision-Making|
|PHYS204||Applied Physics with Lab|
Personal and Professional Development
|COLL148||Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving|
Tech Core Courses
|CEIS101||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction to Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Fundamentals of Information Technology and Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|SEC285||Fundamentals of Information Security|
Information Systems and Programming
|CEIS236||Database Systems and Programming Fundamentals|
|CEIS312||Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning|
|CIS170C||Programming with Lab|
Network Systems Administration
|NETW250||Voice/VoIP Administration with Lab|
|NETW260||Intermediate Information Technology and Networking I|
|NETW270||Intermediate Information Technology and Networking II|
|SEC290||Fundamentals of Infrastructure Security|
Information Technology and Networking
|NETW320||Converged Networks with Lab|
|CEIS392||Product, Project, and People Management|
|CEIS494||Senior Project I|
|CEIS496||Senior Project II|
Technology Career Preparation
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
|CEIS499||Preparation for the Profession|
Cloud Based Networking and Virtualization
|NETW404||Data Center Virtualization|
|NETW414||Cloud Computing Fundamentals|
|NETW432||Information Storage and Management|
|NETW440||Enterprise Network Design and Management|
1As part of this program, one complimentary laptop is provided to students enrolled in the Associate in Information Technology and Networking, Bachelor’s in Information Technology and Networking, Bachelor’s in Software Development, Bachelor’s in Engineering Technology – Electronics and Bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems. The laptop is issued during the student’s second session. Certain restrictions apply.
All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.