IT 7000

Cloud Technology Professional

Online Certification Training

This CompTIA Cloud+ and AWS Certification training program is perfect for the IT professional looking to further their career in information technology with a focus on Cloud computing. While not new, Cloud Computing's evolution has accelerated in the last 10 years!

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9  Weeks
Program Length
Avg. Starting Salary*
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Issuing Authorities

This program is NOT available to residents of the following states: AR, LA, ND, NV, OK, PA, RI, WI

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We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access.

Monthly Payment Options as low as $346 Payment Plans for Every Student

Talk with an Education Consultant to pick the perfect payment plan, from paying in full to installments with interest rates from 0-12%.

Total Tuition $4,000 Pay in Full

The total tuition can be paid immediately or through a number of grant-funded or monthly payment plan options


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The pricing listed above for a monthly payment plan is an estimate for the cost of an 12-month payment plan including down payment. Final pricing is given at time of purchase and may vary from both pricing examples above.

*Students in Maryland are not eligible for MedCerts payment plans but may be eligible for other tuition options. Speak to an Education Consultant for further information.

MyCAA, Department of Defense Credentialing Assistance/COOL and Workforce Grants

MedCerts offers financial aid options through these government grant-funded programs – MyCAA, Workforce Funding (including WIOA), and Department of Defense Credentialing Assistance or COOL funding for the Army, Air Force and Coast Guard. Those eligible include Military Spouses; active duty Army, Reserves, and National Guard members; active duty Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Air Force National Guard, and US Space Force; active duty Coast Guard and SELRES members (enlisted and officers); or workforce-funded qualifying job seekers. Speak to an Education Consultant to see if you qualify.

What Does a Cloud Technology Professional Do?

Cloud computing is creating new opportunities, both for businesses and people interested in working in the field of computer sciences. Simply speaking, Cloud Technology Professionals are responsible for bridging the gaps between complex business problems and solutions in the cloud. They provide the infrastructure, software, and platforms necessary for success in today's business landscape, no matter where they are needed.

Entry Level Jobs in the US
Cloud Technology Professionals will see available jobs grow 9.3% over the next ten years.
All available job and salary information is from Burning Glass Labor Insights and is updated annually to reflect industry changes.

What You’ll Learn
IT 7000
Cloud Technology Professional

The IT-7000 Cloud Technology Professional program is recommended for experienced IT professionals looking to expand in their role, gain more earning power and demonstrate proficiency in cloud computing. As technology continues to evolve, and businesses explore new methods of doing things, it’s critical that IT professionals keep pace with this evolution.

The CompTIA Cloud+ and AWS certifications are two of the most in-demand certifications to hold a career in the cloud domain. The combination of these certifications set IT professionals apart in the field and enable higher earning power.

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate certification proves you can design and implement a distributed architectural solution based on the needs of the end­ user. You’ll learn about the most important AWS storage, computing, networking, security, database and application services and how to use them.

This program is enhanced by the comprehensive training related to Cloud computing through the CompTIA Cloud+ course. Because Cloud+ certification is vendor-neutral, this course concentrates on concepts and operations inclusive of all cloud computing environments. Within this program, the Cloud+ course lays a great foundation for pursuing an advanced specialist role such as a Cloud Solutions Architect.

Upon completion, MedCerts will sponsor the cost of the Cloud+ and the AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate.

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  1. Define a solution using architectural design principles based on customer requirements.
  2. Provide implementation guidance based on best practices to an organization throughout the life cycle of a project.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of how to architect and deploy secure and robust applications on AWS technologies.
  4. Analyze system requirements to successfully execute workload migrations to the cloud.
  5. Implement appropriate security controls given requirements.
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Enrollment Requirements

  1. High School Diploma or GED
  2. Web browser with internet connection
  3. Course registration & payment
  4. 2-3 years of work experience in IT networking, network storage, or datacenter administration is (Recommended)

MedCerts-Covered Materials*

  1. Expert-led video based training
  2. Competency assessments
  3. National Certification exam fee

Student Services

  1. Dedicated Student Success Advisors
  2. Tailored support based on performance & behavior
  3. Exam preparation process
  4. 1 yr. post-program access to Career Center & Career Coaches
Required Courses
IT 7011

CompTIA Cloud+

48 hours
3 Weeks

Students learn the basics of Cloud Computing and gain the knowledge and skills to prepare for the CompTIA Cloud+ certification, which is part of the CompTIA Infrastructure Pathway. Students learn basic cloud concepts, models and terminology through engaging and entertaining video instruction. Students learn to analyze system requirements, troubleshoot capacity, automation, connectivity and security issues related to cloud implementations, and apply appropriate technologies and processes to ensure system performance. The course and certification are vendor neutral, and concentrate on concepts and operations that are inclusive of all cloud computing environments.

IT 7013

AWS Solutions Architect-Associate

96 hours
6 Weeks

This advanced level course prepares IT professionals to earn the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam. Students learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding how AWS services fit into cloud-based solution. After completing this course, students will be prepared to design, plan and scale AWS implementations. Students learn how to evaluate cloud application requirements and make architectural recommendations for implementation, deployment and provisioning applications on AWS. Students will also prepare to provide best-practices guidance on the architectural design across multiple applications, projects or the enterprise. Additionally, students can expect to gain comprehensive knowledge about leveraging AWS Managed Services to enable better flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure.  

Code Course Duration
IT 7011 3 Weeks
IT 7013 6 Weeks
Total Program Duration 9 Weeks

Cloud Technology Professional

Job Opportunities

Cloud Sales Engineer

$104,000 – $146,000*
Estimated Salary

IT Specialist/Engineer

$55,000 – $86,000*
Estimated Salary
Career Potential

Cloud Architect

$117,000 – $142,000*
Estimated Salary


  1. This program is NOT available to residents of the following states: Arkansas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Nevada, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Wisconsin
  2. 2-3 years of work experience in IT networking, network storage, or data center administration is RECOMMENDED
  3. While MedCerts training and related target certifications may be accepted and/or approved by your state of residency, employers reserve the right to dictate prerequisite education, experience, or certification/licensure requirements for their positions. We strongly advise students to research target job posts from area employers and relevant state requirements, barriers, or restrictions prior to enrollment to ensure eligibility upon graduation.

Cloud Technology Professional