Unix/Linux System Administrator (ND)

This certificate is designed for students who are preparing for a position as a Unix System Administrator. The ideal student is one who has significant experience in the field and wants formalized training. Upon successful completion this certificate program, the student will be able to install, configure and maintain and industry standard computer with the Unix/Linux operating that is connected to the Internet.

This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
  CS/IS 172 Unix/Linux Operating System 4
  CS/IS 174 Unix/Linux System Administrator 4
  CS/IS 190 Intro to Computer Networks 3
   Additional Courses (select one or more)  
  CS/IS 112  Introduction to Programming Using Java 3
 CS/IS 112 or equivalent  CS/IS 135 Programming in C/C++

CS/IS 151  Python Programming
  CS/IS 193  Intro to Cybersecurity: Ethical Hacking 3
  CS/IS 196 Advanced Networking: Security
  CS/IS 197  Advanced Networking: Server Operations 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 14
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
 
August 2016

GCC CATALOG 2016-2017

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records. For previous years requirements please see the catalog from that year.