Certificate in Linux Administration, Security & Support
Champlain College

Program Details

Professionals with contemporary skillsets and highly technical knowledge are constantly sought-after, as organizations look to secure their operating systems. Champlain College enables you to boost your career and learn to manage system security, with an online Certificate in Linux Administration, Security and Support.  Although some courses may have prerequisites, you can most likely complete the curriculum in less than a year. This certificate will give you the foundation to develop enterprise tasking solutions using Linux-related codes (PERL, TCL and BASH), with coursework such as:

  • Linux shell scripting
  • Implementing Linux security
  • Linux systems administration


  • Official academic transcripts for high school and college (if applicable)
  • Recommended 2.5 or higher GPA
  • Short answer essay
  • Resume
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education