Description

This certificate combines systems administration fundamentals with the requisite security concepts and effective practices required to implement, administer, and harden operating systems.

This is the first of three Systems Security Administration certificates that can be stacked on top of each other, providing the base foundation for other certificates/technical courses.

Students completing the Systems Security Administration I certificate can apply for jobs as:

  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Computer User Support
  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Help Desk Specialist
  • IT Administrator
  • IT Auditor
  • IT Technician
  • IT Technical Support Professional
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Systems Administrator
  • System Analyst

In addition, students can sit for the following industry certifications:

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
Systems Security Administration I by Semester
Fall Spring
NCC 200: Networking I: Networking Fundamentals (3) NCC 210: Information Security Fundamentals (3)
NCC 217: Operating Systems Fundamentals (3) NCC 218: Hardware I: Hardware Fundamentals (4)
6 Credits 7 Credits
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 13

Certifications

Courses Professional Certifications
NCC 200: Networking I: Networking Fundamentals CompTIA Network+
NCC 217: Operating Systems Fundamentals & NCC 218: Hardware I: Hardware Fundamentals CompTIA A+
NCC 210: Information Security Fundamentals CompTIA Security+