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Linux Security & Network Essentials LSNE.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 12 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Computer Science and Information Technology
Effective as of Fall 2016

What is the program about?

The Linux Security and Network Essentials Short-Term Certificate is an information technology certificate concentrating on teaching specific skills pertaining to the fundamentals of the Linux operating system, Linux security and network and data communications.

Program Outcomes

  • Use appropriate tools to analyze and configure Linux machines on a network.
  • Configure and test user and system level options in a Linux operating system.
  • Install, manage and troubleshoot Linux operating systems and Linux network security

Career Opportunities

Opportunities include Linux administrators and Linux consultants


Course Title Credits
CIS 1107 Introduction to Operating Systems 3
CIS 1130 Network Fundamentals 3
CIS 2550 Linux Operating System 3
CIS 2640 Network Security 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.