2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Jan 21, 2021  
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Linux/UNIX System Administrator Certificate


Program Description

The Linux/Unix System Administrator certificate is designed to give students the knowledge they need to understand and maintain networks with the Linux/UNIX operating systems. All prerequisite courses for this program must be met through exemption testing, transfer credit or course completion. Technical courses apply to the degree or diploma program in Networking. (Program Length: 3 Semester Minimum)

Students applying for this program must be accepted into the Networking Specialist degree or diploma program.

Employment Opportunities

Linux/UNIX system administrator

Regulations published by the U.S. Department of Education require institutions that participate in the Title IV student financial assistance programs to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV-eligible educational programs, two years earlier, that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE Programs). Click here to review current Gwinnett Technical College data for the Linux/UNIX System Administrator certificate.


Essential Technical Courses (16 Credits)

Total Hours: 16

Suggested First Semester classes:


Some courses may have additional prerequisites not listed in the curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions for further information.