This course introduces the fundamentals of computer systems and the role of information processing in today's business environment. An overview is presented of information systems, systems development, operating systems and programming, database management, networking and telecommunications, and the Internet.
Storage Management Certificate (Undergraduate)
The mountains of information we use every day is expected to increase tenfold between 2013 and 2020.1 This translates into a need for qualified professionals to protect, maintain and store this proliferating information in both physical and virtual environments. Show employers you're prepared to step into this valuable IT role by earning a Storage Management Certificate. Available as a stand-alone credential or en route to an associate degree, this certificate program also prepares you to sit for several industry certifications, including Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA®), CompTIA Network+®, CompTIA Security+®, EMC® Information Storage Associate v2 and EMC® Cloud Infrastructure & Services Associate.
The certificate program in Storage Management focuses on the tasks and skills involved in various information storage management job roles, and the technologies used to perform those tasks. The certificate includes information system fundamentals, foundations of networking, information systems security, storage and management of data, and cloud infrastructure. This certificate supports preparation for industry certifications relevant to information storage management.
Storage Management Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
1 Source: Apollo Education Group, University of Phoenix and EMC to Address IT Talent Shortage in Data Storage Industry. (2015, May 4). Retrieved October 20, 2015, from http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150504006044/en/Apollo-Education-Group-University-Phoenix-EMC-Address
CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+ are registered trademarks of the Computing Technology Industry Association.
CWNA is a registered trademark of Certified Wireless Network Professionals.
EMC is a registered trademark of EMC Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
Certificate programs are widely available in an online format but generally not available at our campus locations. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.
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We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.
Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses: