Certificate in Cloud Data Management & Analytics

Develop Effective Cloud Solutions to Handle Your Data


Program Details

  • Location: Downtown Seattle, Online
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost: $3,897

Next start date:

January 11, 2018

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About this Program

As big data gets bigger, managing it in the cloud is an increasingly popular IT strategy. The power and flexibility of cloud services allow organizations to harness and analyze their data more efficiently. System administrators, IT managers and other data professionals who understand cloud storage and analytics technologies are becoming valuable assets for businesses of all sizes.

In this three-course certificate program, you'll learn about the different options for storing, manipulating and analyzing your data in the cloud. Discover how to design, implement and manage databases using the cloud, and explore and evaluate the different cloud solutions offered by Amazon, Google and Microsoft.


IT and data professionals who work with cloud services.

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  • Key aspects of data security, synchronization and protection
  • How to compare storage, database and big data solutions provided by the major cloud vendors
  • Technical concepts that include data models, cloud architecture, scalable analytics administration, data visualization and relational query processing
  • Strategies for working with and analyzing unstructured data


  • Use key tools such as Hadoop, Hive and MapReduce to process and analyze large data sets
  • Work directly with AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure services (includes software licenses and account credits)

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Formats

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time. Learn More »


Attend classes part time at one of our convenient locations in the Puget Sound region. You’ll engage face to face with your classmates and instructors as part of a highly interactive curriculum. Learn More »

Program Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings