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  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Information Technology - Linux Administration Certificate


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A 25 59 0 C12

The Linux Administration Certification provides an opportunity for students to learn Linux, from the client and server perspectives. Students will learn how to install software, shell commands, virtualization techniques, network devices, and manage and secure a Linux-based server.  This program prepares the learner to seek entry-level career positions in help desk support, IT support, software management, and server administration, among others.

Upon successful completion of the Linux Administration certificate, graduates should be able to:

  • Install a Linux operating system and associated software.
  • Manage a Linux server.
  • Assess multiple Linux distributions.
  • Identify basic syntax for the Linux command-line.
  • Assess security considerations within a Linux system.

This degree can be completed in a traditional or completely online format.  For more information about eDegree programs, please visit the eDegree website. http://edegree.gtcc.edu

Total Credits: 15


Total credit hours required for certificate: 15


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