• Admission closes on 25 Sep, 2023
  • Program Duration 8 months
  • Learning Format Online Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

Cloud Expert

Become a cloud architect, one of the highest-paying IT jobs, in as little as six months

Caltech Campus Visit

Upon completion, explore Caltech campus and labs; connect with peers and Caltech leadership

Caltech's Academic Excellence

Earn a Cloud Computing Bootcamp certificate and up to 15 CEUs credits from Caltech CTME

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1 to 1 mentoring & resume writing | Access to 3M+ jobs via our network of 1500+ recruiters


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Cloud Computing Bootcamp Overview

This Caltech Cloud Computing Bootcamp, helps you become an expert in designing, planning, and scaling cloud implementations. Our Cloud Computing course helps you master the core skill sets required to design and deploy dynamically scalable and reliable applications on Microsoft Azure, and AWS.

Key Features

  • Online Convocation by Caltech CTME Program Director
  • 40+ Hands-On Projects and Integrated Labs
  • Capstone Project in 4 Domains
  • Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies
  • Caltech CTME Bootcamp Certificate
  • Receive up to 15 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Masterclasses taught by Caltech CTME instructor
  • Live virtual classes led by industry experts, hands-on projects and integrated labs
  • Earn a Caltech CTME Circle Membership

Cloud Bootcamp Advantage

This Cloud Computing bootcamp helps you master the core skill sets required to design and deploy dynamically scalable and reliable applications on Microsoft Azure, and AWS.

  • Cloud Bootcamp Certification

    Caltech CTME

    • Caltech Cloud Computing Bootcamp Certificate
    • Program Transcript for the entire learning path
    • Receive up to 15 CEUs from Caltech CTME

Cloud Computing Training Details

This Caltech Cloud Computing Bootcamp, helps you become an expert in designing, planning, and scaling cloud implementations. Our Cloud Computing course helps you master the core skill sets required to design and deploy dynamically scalable and reliable applications on Microsoft Azure, and AWS.

Learning Path

  • This module will introduce you to the fundamentals of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform and ensure that you are fully proficient in identifying AWS terminologies, concepts, benefits, and deployment options to lay the foundation.

  • In this module, you will learn to identify services and features to build resilient, secure, and highly available IT solutions in the AWS Cloud. We will guide you through the process of designing optimal IT solutions, based on real-life scenarios using the AWS Well-Architected Framework.

  • In this course you will learn how to manage Azure subscriptions, secure identities, administer the infrastructure, configure virtual networking, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement storage solutions, create and scale virtual machines, and more.

  • In this module, you will learn how to design infrastructure solutions. We will cover topics such as governance, compute, application architecture, storage, data integration, authentication, networks, business continuity, and migrations. The course combines lectures with assisted practices to demonstrate basic architect design principles.

  • The DevOps on AWS course will enhance your understanding of DevOps and AWS. Acquire advanced CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline skills for continuous delivery and integration. Streamline development processes and deploy applications on AWS.

  • This Cloud Computing capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this Cloud Computing bootcamp. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you’ll learn how to solve a real-world, industry-aligned Cloud problem.

  • Attend this foundation course at your own pace to dive deep into the basics of AWS and Azure. This optional course will help you establish a strong foundation in AWS and Azure Cloud, which will serve as a benchmark for your upcoming courses.

  • Attend online interactive Cloud Computing training classes conducted by the instructor from the Caltech CTME and get insights about advancements in the Cloud domain and understand why it has become important for any organization to understand and implement Cloud Computing skills to scale up.

  • Experts will respond to any questions or concerns you may have regarding the course material in this module.

  • The purpose of project hours is to help you clarify any questions or concerns you may have about projects you've completed thus far.

  • Simplilearn's Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Architect certification program will empower you with the skills needed to advance your career in cloud architecture. The course covers IAM, Networking, cloud storage, and much more.

  • With Data Engineering certification course you will become familiar with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform, including Kinesis Analytics, and AWS big data storage, processing, analysis, visualization, and security services.

  • Gain advanced technical skills and knowledge to design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies and procedures.

  • The DevOps on Azure course will help you become a master of DevOps and Azure with expertise in several topics, including SRE and instrumentation strategy, security and compliance planning, Azure Service Fabric configuration, Azure Pipelines integration, and more. Upon completion, you will become proficient in both domains and ready for the certification exam.

  • The Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure course equips you with the skills to design, develop, and implement cloud-based solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform. You will learn how to leverage Azure services, apply best practices for application development, and integrate security and scalability into their solutions.

  • This Cloud Computing Course includes AWS Developer Associate training that will teach you how to write code and design scalable applications, implement application security and testing, and develop expertise with key AWS components such as S3, DynamoDB, Elastic Beanstalk, and Cloud Formation.

  • This AWS SysOps training is a prerequisite to the DevOps Engineer certification. You will learn how to migrate on-premise applications to AWS, control the flow of data to and from AWS, master the AWS management console, implement operational cost controls, and enhance your ability to leverage AWS resources and services efficiently with this Cloud Computing course.

  • This course will demonstrate the key functionality of AWS Database Migration Service and will help you understand how to easily and securely move databases into the AWS cloud platform to take advantage of the cost savings and scalability of AWS.

Skills Covered

  • Cloud Provider Selection
  • Application Migration
  • Performance Testing
  • Cloud Workloads
  • Identity Access Management
  • Autoscaling
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Web Services and API
  • Cloud Migration and Deployment
  • Database Management
  • MultiCloud Deployment
  • Storage Services

Tools Covered

amazon ec2amazon ecsapp servicesaws lambdaazure container serviceazure functionselastic beanstalkvirtual machinesamazon dynamo dbamazon rdsazure cosmos dbazure SQL databaseaws cloud formationaws cloudwatchazure resource managerazure visual studio team serveramazon inspectoraws IAMazure key vaultazure security centeramazon elbazure dns

Industry Projects

  • Project 1

    Deploy an Online Video Subscription Application on the Cloud

    You are working in an online entertainment provider. As the company’s resident expert on Cloud deployment, you have to deploy the company’s website on the Cloud.

  • Project 2

    Deploy an Online Healthcare Application on the Cloud

    You work for a healthcare company and as a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the LiveDocApp website on the Cloud.

  • Project 3

    Deploying a Restaurant Application to Cloud

    As a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the restaurant’s application on the Cloud.

  • Project 4

    Deploying Cart Management Application to Cloud

    You work for an E-commerce company and as a Cloud Architect, you must deploy the Cart Management Application on the Cloud.

  • Project 5

    Implement the Azure IaaS

    A company is evaluating Azure as a deployment platform. To do this, you must create virtual networks in the aforementioned region.

  • Project 6

    Using Azure Portal to Implement Security and PaaS Service

    A company has decided to onboard an employee on the company’s default Azure Active Directory and assign a Custom RBAC role under which they will be able to read the network.

  • Project 7

    Azure Function Listening to a Queue 02

    A company decided to bring serverless functionality into their application workload using the Azure function and Storage queue.

  • Project 8

    Automating Workloads with ARM Templates

    A company wants to test an ARM template to bring infrastructure as code into practice. You need to define the entire networking architecture using the ARM template.

  • Project 9

    Migrate SQL Server database to MySQL using AWS DMS

    In this project, you must install the AWS Schema Conversion Tool and use it to verify the effort required to migrate the SQL Server source database.

  • Project 10

    Custom Virtual Private Cloud VPC Creation

    You must create a custom VPC with public and private subnets on two availability zones and launch instances into each subnet.

  • Project 11

    Load balancer configuration

    You must launch two web servers and configure a load balancer and auto-scaling.

  • Project 12

    RD Gateway configuration

    You must configure RD Gateway on a VPC with a public and private subnet.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Program Advisors

  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Program Director

    Dr. Rick Hefner serves as the Program Director for Caltech’s CTME, where he develops customized training programs for technology-driven organizations. He has over 40 years of experience in systems development and has served in academic, industrial, and research positions. 

  • John R. Wetsch

    John R. Wetsch

    Program Director

    John Wetsch, Ph.D., PMP, has over 30 years of experience working in the industry, government, and higher education. He has served in various technical capacities, including Program Director for Cloud Computing and senior roles as a Project Manager.


Career Support

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Why Become A Cloud Computing Pro?

The demand for people with Cloud Computing skills is growing rapidly with a 23.1% year-over-year increase over the past 12 months. The typical turnover rate for employees with these skills is at 42%, suggesting robust hiring demand in Cloud Domain.

Job Icon19.1% CAGR

between 2021 and 2028

Source: Business Wire
Job Icon$500 billion

market growth by 2023

Source: Market Research
Job Icon$130K

Average Annual Salary

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This Cloud certification caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Information Technology - 35%Software Product - 29%BFSI - 15%E Commerce - 9%Others - 12%
    Cloud Computing course learners from Dell, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Microsoft, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Oracle, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from IBM, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Deloitte, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Abbott, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Amazon, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Infosys, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Wells Fargo, Orange County
    Cloud Computing course learners from Barclays, Orange County

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Admission Details

Application Process

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.


Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program


Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application



Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this Caltech Cloud Computing Bootcamp, candidates:

At least 18 years and have a high school diploma or equivalent
May have a non-programming background
Are not required to have prior work experience

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 9,999

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit, Affirm, ClimbCredit or Klarna payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.


Other Payment Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 9,999

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Program Benefits

  • Complete this Cloud Computing course while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Receive up to 15 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Active recruiters include: Amazon, Google, Microsoft & more

Program Cohorts

Next Cohort

    • Date


      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      25 Sep, 2023

      20:00 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      25 Sep, 2023 - 29 Apr, 2024

      20:00 - 23:00 CDT

      Weekday (Mon-Thu)

Other Cohorts

    • Date


      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      20 Nov, 2023

      19:00 CST

    • Regular Classes

      19 Nov, 2023 - 29 May, 2024

      19:00 - 22:00 CST

      Weekday (Mon-Thu)

Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

Cloud Computing Course FAQs

  • What are the advantages of a cloud computing bootcamp?

    A cloud computing bootcamp teaches you everything from scratch. Even if you are a beginner or don’t have related experience, a cloud computing certification course helps you get started and gain relevant skills.  You will be taught by industry experts who have rich experience in cloud computing and know the latest trends and best practices associated with it. Moreover, with an online cloud computing training course, you don’t need to quit your job or take extra time off your busy schedule. You can learn right from the comfort of your home and learn at a suitable pace. The video modules are of short duration and can easily be squeezed into one’s routine.

  • Is it good to do a cloud computing course?

    Indeed, cloud computing is a promising career domain and you should step into it after you have gained the right skills that employers seek. Even if you have some experience in this domain, it is better to improvise your knowledge so that you are credible enough to handle the responsibilities of a cloud practitioner. Our cloud computing training will equip you with the right skills and get you prepared for cloud job roles.

  • What is cloud computing Certification?

    A cloud computing Certification is a validation of your cloud skills and demonstrates that you have an in-depth knowledge of the subject. There are two kinds of cloud computing certification, one that you achieve after completing a cloud computing training course, and the other that you achieve after passing an exam conducted by renowned cloud computing certification bodies. Our cloud technology professional certification is offered after you successfully complete this Caltech Cloud Computing Bootcamp. Exam-based certifications include that offered by AWS, Microsoft Azure, GCP, and other organizations.

  • Where to start learning cloud computing?

    As cloud computing is a popular career choice, you will find many resources to dive deep into its concepts. There are online tutorials, books, self-paced online courses as well as instructor-led virtual classes that can help you learn cloud computing basics. Our cloud Bootcamp is also a good way to get started.

  • Is cloud computing easy to learn?

    Cloud computing is a broad field and is not easy for everyone to grasp, even if one has a technical background. However, with a training course, like our cloud computing training, it will be easier for individuals to comprehend the basics of cloud computing.

  • What is the best way to learn cloud computing?

    The best way to learn cloud computing depends on one’s individual preferences. Some may find books and online text tutorials helpful while other may prefer learning from a trainer. These days, enrolling in an online cloud computing Bootcamp is a popular learning mode where one can learn from subject matter experts anytime anywhere.

  • What skills are needed to pass cloud computing certification?

    Cloud computing involves many concepts and one needs to go ahead step-by-step and cover each of them. Some of the important skills required to achieve a cloud computing certification are an understanding of operating systems, networking, virtualization, storage in the cloud, cloud security, programming languages like Python or Java, knowledge of popular cloud service providers, and serverless computing. 

  • Is cloud computing certification worth it?

    In this competitive job market, you need to do something unique to stand out from the crowd and grab the attention of hiring managers. With a cloud computing certification in your resume, you can demonstrate your seriousness towards this career. Moreover, you will be more confident talking about your skills during an interview. So, a cloud computing certification is worth your time and effort.

  • Which organization offers certification training on cloud computing standards?

    All the major cloud computing platforms like AWS, Azure, and GCP offer in-depth training programs and other study materials to learn the subject. There are resources dedicated to certification exam preparation as well. Simplilearn is another reputed organization that teaches you cloud computing from scratch.

  • Which cloud certification is the best for beginners?

    Beginners can explore the following cloud computing certifications:

    • AWS Cloud Practitioner
    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate 
    • Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Exam AZ-900
    • GCP Associate Cloud Engineer
    • CompTIA Cloud+

  • What certificate will I receive?

    When you complete this cloud computing bootcamp, you will be awarded a Bootcamp Certificate in Cloud Computing by Caltech CTME. Additionally, you will be awarded an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all the courses mentioned on the learning path.

  • What jobs are available in cloud computing?

    Cloud computing offers a number of job roles like a cloud engineer, cloud developer, cloud administrator, cloud consultant, cloud solutions architect, and so on. You may not find these exact terms on job portals as cloud jobs are also mentioned based on the vendor like AWS certified solutions architect, Google associate cloud engineer, or Azure administrator.

  • Does cloud computing require coding experience?

    Well, a coding experience is beneficial if you want to learn cloud computing. However, our cloud computing training course is suitable for even those professionals who do not have any prior coding knowledge.

  • How can I learn cloud computing?

    There are generally two modes of learning these days - offline and online. Offline learning may include physical classes at a local institute, books, and journals. Online means of learning include ebooks, text tutorials, self-paced online training, and instructor-led live virtual classroom training. You can opt for any of these modes to learn cloud computing.

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services (WES) at the end of the program?

    Post Graduate Programs are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our PG programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

  • Which is the best certification for the cloud?

    Cloud certifications are quite popular among professionals these days, thanks to their several career benefits. You can opt for both vendor-neutral and vendor-specific cloud certifications. Some of the top ones include:

    • Cloud Architect
    • AWS Solutions Architect
    • Azure DevOps Solutions Expert
    • Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate 
    • AWS Developer Associate
    • Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

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