Systems Administration Certificate of Achievement

This certificate prepares students to enter the work force as entry-level computer technicians. The Certificate of Achievement is designed for students wishing to complete short-term (one-year) training. Students gain the necessary skills to prepare for and take industry recognized computer certification exams in CompTIA A+, Microsoft MTA, and Cisco CCENT.

Students take general education requirements in math, English, and communication and, if desired, can continue training and apply all earned credits to the Associate in Applied Science degree.

Program Learning Outcomes:

  • IO1 Communication
    Communicate clearly and effectively within a workplace context.
  • IO2 Quantitative Reasoning
    Reason mathematically using methods appropriate to the profession
  • IO3 Human Relations/Workplace Skills?
    Students will be able to demonstrate teamwork, ethics, appropriate safety awareness and/or workplace specific skills.
  • PO4 Demonstrate the ability to build, upgrade, and repair computer hardware
  • PO5 Configure, troubleshoot, and administer computer networks and networking hardware
  • PO6 Deploy and manage server hardware and software to support organizational operations and goals

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