5 Courses Required

The Linux/Unix Certificate is a 5- course (20-unit) program that introduces the student to the Linux/Unix operating system. The certificate is an immersive, hands-on program that includes lab courses covering the main features of the Linux/Unix operating system with an emphasis on local and network system administration functions. To learn more, click here

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Estimated Cost
Application & Candidacy Fee: $150.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $4,800.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $400.00
Estimated Total Cost: $5,350.00

Costs are approximate and subject to change without notice. Estimates are based on candidacy fee, course fees, and estimated cost of textbooks and course supplies, but do not include online classes or additional expenses such as parking.

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internship Available: No

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Certificate in Linux/Unix


Minimum Required

In addition to the core coursework, students must successfully complete 8 units of elective coursework. Any course in the COM SCI discipline numbered X 400 - 499 may be applied as an elective toward this program.