Linux ( UNIX ) is a multi-user computer operating system that is becoming increasingly popular. Its effective application requires the expertise of professionals thoroughly familiar with its details. This one-year certificate program is aimed at students who are or want to be professionals in the computer information systems field. Students who are employed may wish to upgrade their skills or prepare for advancement.
Students who complete the certificate in Linux System Administration will be prepared to program and operate computers in a Linux environment. In addition, they will be prepared to administer, install, configure and fine-tune Linux-based systems, including mixed brands of computer hardware. They will also be able to use Linux data communications group commands.
Students may apply all course work in this certificate programto the Associate Degree in Applied Arts and Sciences in Computer Applications Technology.