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Linux System Administrator Certificate

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  • CT iconPrepare for your Linux certification

    Learn how to manage Linux-based network systems with this 18-credit-hour certificate. This program also prepares you to take the CompTIA Linux+ industry certification exam although the cost of the exam is not included in your tuition.

  • What You Will Learn

    • The fundamentals of the Linux/Unix operating environments
    • Linux server administration
    • Computer hardware and software installation, troubleshooting and configuration
    • LAN concepts
    • Network administration, management and security
  • Continuing your education

    This certificate prepares you for the CompTIA Linux+ industry certification exam and transfers to the networking administrator subplan of our A.S. degree in Computer Networking. This A.S. degree transfers to our bachelor's degree in Technology Management.

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  • Networking Careers

    Networking specialists have become invaluable team members as businesses expand their use of networking to share resources and reduce expenses. Employment of network and computer systems administrators is expected to grow 28 percent through 2020, as organizations switch to newer, faster and more mobile networks.

    Our program prepares you for entry-level work as:

    Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics