The system administration certificate is designed to provide students with a foundational knowledge of server and network administration to prepare for entry level positions, or an internship, in the system administration field.
This certificate is offered by BYU-Idaho, with
Essential Knowledge and Skills
- Install, configure, and troubleshoot network routers and switches
- Install, configure, and troubleshoot Linux and Windows servers
- Describe and apply security principles and how they can be applied to both network and servers
- Desktop/IT Support
- Windows system administrator
- Linux administrator
- Network support
- Network engineer
Why choose this certificate?
System administration is closely related to computer science, including learning skills in scripting, servers, and network administration. Specific softwares and systems that are in high demand are Amazon web services, Azure, Linux, Powershell, and others.
BYU-Pathway has found that certain combinations of certificates lead to better job opportunities. Most degrees have a