The Operating Systems Security Certificate provides a foundation in securing Linux and Windows operating systems. Students will learn: Intermediate fundamentals associated with installing, configuring, and securing Windows and Linux operating systems. Upon completion graduates will be able to deploy, administer, and secure Linux and Windows computers.
This certificate includes preparation for the following industry certifications: Security +, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Linux Essentials, and current Windows Desktop certification.
Developmental coursework (both prerequisite and corequisite) will be required of students whose placement test measures indicate a need for greater proficiency in the areas of English and/or mathematics. Please refer to the Course Description section for prerequisite and corequisite course information.