Community college to offer degree in cloud computing

By – Associated Press – Monday, March 11, 2019

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A new two-year program at aims to teach students about cloud computing.

The college says the new associate of applied science degree in software development will be developed in partnership with Northern Virginia Community College and the education arm of . The Columbus Dispatch reports Columbus State has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant for nearly $600,000 to create the curriculum.

says cloud computing relies on a “cloud services platform via the internet with pay-as-you-go pricing.”

College official Todd Warner says Columbus State will be one of fewer than 20 higher-education institutions across the country to partner with to develop a program in cloud computing.


Information from: The Columbus Dispatch, http://www.dispatch

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