Dec 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

Planner for Server Administration and Security (certificate)

Official Title of Certificate: Server Administration and Security, Certificate

Award: Certificate


Total Credit Hours: 20

Purpose: Learn how to support and maintain the integrity of systems, software, network, storage devices and data directly related to Windows and Linux server operations. Acquire systems and network administration functions such as installing, integrating, documenting and maintaining software, firmware, computer, networks and storage systems, development and user environments, assisting system users and managing user accounts, and performing technical documentation and process engineering functions.

Range of Occupations

  • Linux administrator
  • Network administrator
  • Network engineer
  • Network support technician
  • Operating system specialist
  • Systems administrator
  • Systems engineer
  • Windows server administration

Note: CTP 103  and CTS 110  are prerequisites for this certificate.

Term 1

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
CTS 120 - Introduction to UNIX/LINUX   4 credit hours     
CTS 140 - Network Security Fundamentals  
4 credit hours     


Term 2

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
CTS 222 - UNIX/LINUX System Administration  
4 credit hours     
CTS 234 - Windows Server  
4 credit hours     

Term 3

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
CTS 240 - Advanced Network Defense  
4 credit hours     


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