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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_CER_LINX

Campus: Boulder County Campus, Larimer Campus, and Westminster Campus

Linux Server Administration

This certificate introduces students to the concepts of installing, configuring, and managing the Linux operating system and provides students with the knowledge and skills to configure, administer and secure data, users, and services in a Linux server. 

Requirements

Students must demonstrate course proficiency or course completion of CNG 120 A+ Certification Preparation or both CNG 121 Computer Technician I: A+ and CNG 122 Computer Technician II: A+ or permission of the Program Director.

Students are strongly advised to meet with the Program Director before starting this degree pathway to obtain advisement and proper sequencing of courses.

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
CNG 201Linux Configuration: (OS)

3

or

CIS 223Linux

3

 

CNG 202Unix/Linux Server Administration

3

or

CIS 222UNIX/Linux Server Admin

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Electives

Select one course (3 credits) from the following:

Course NumberTitleCredits
CNG 203Advanced Linux Server Administration

3

CIS 232UNIX Shell Programming

3

CSC 217Advanced Python Programming

3

Total Credit Hours:3

Total Credit Hours: 9