CompTIA Linux+: Online Certificate Program

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This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in technology

Recent high school graduates

Current technology workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Dive into the world of Linux with our CompTIA Linux+ certification program. Develop expertise in system administration, configuration, and troubleshooting, and join the ranks of certified Linux professionals, which will make you a sought-after specialist in the world of open-source operating systems.

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Course length

100 hours

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Weekly time commitment

15-20 hours

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The IT Security Specialist certificate program will provide you with the knowledge and expertise required to secure networks, identify vulnerabilities, implement risk mitigation techniques, and ensure data privacy. As cybersecurity threats continue to evolve, you’ll learn important concepts such as network security, access control, cryptography, and threat management, which you’ll use to protect the organizations you work for.

At the conclusion of this course, you’ll be prepared to take the CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-601 to earn your national certification. Once certified, you’ll be qualified for a wide range of cybersecurity roles, including security administrator, security specialist, and security consultant.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Linux is one of the top 10 skills requested by employers among the 4.33 million job postings for all types of tech positions in the United States.

Source: CompTIA

Is this CompTIA Linux+ Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you passionate about open-source technology and want to become a proficient Linux administrator?  
  • Do you have a strong interest in learning about Linux operating systems, commands, and server management?  
  • Are you excited about mastering Linux security, networking, and essential administrative tasks?  
  • Do you see yourself as a Linux expert, capable of configuring and maintaining Linux servers and systems?  
  • Are you committed to staying up to date with the latest developments in the Linux world and contributing to the open-source community? 

Career Paths

Linux System Administrator
Linux Network Administrator
Linux Engineer
IT Support Engineer (with Linux focus)
Linux Server Administrator