Certificate in Information Technology / Linux Administration
Guilford Technical Community College

Program Details

The Certificate in Information Technology in Linux Administration is an online network administration degree from Guilford Technical Community College.  If you want to learn Linux from both the client and server perspectives, this certificate should be explored.  You will learn how to install software, shell commands, virtualization techniques, network devices, and manage and secure a Linux-based server.  Courses help you learn to assess multiple Linux distributions, to identify basic syntax for the Linux command-line, and to assess security considerations within Linux systems. 

Graduates are prepared for entry-level careers in:

  • Help desk support
  • IT support
  • Software management
  • Server administration

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Guilford Technical Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score