Certificate Program

Linux Administrator

Take your career to new heights and earn your CompTIA Linux+ Certification. In this comprehensive course, you'll acquire the skills needed to excel in Linux systems administration roles, which are available in many different industries. Increase your earning potential and make yourself a valuable part of any IT team!

About the Linux Administrator Certificate

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Course length


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Time commitment


hours per week

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Salary Range

$51 - $99K

(entry level)
Tuition - $2,200*

*You can pay as little as $283 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

The CompTIA Linux+ Certification course will equip you with the knowledge and expertise required to succeed as a Linux systems administrator. From troubleshooting common software and hardware issues to managing multiple operating systems, you’ll gain the skills necessary to excel in intermediate-level Linux systems administration roles. Keep up with the latest industry practices, perform software integration, implement cryptography, and deploy new technologies confidently with the skills you build as you earn your certification.

At the conclusion of this course, you’ll be prepared to take the CompTIA Linux+ Exam XK0-005 to earn your national certification.


CompTIA Linux+

Did you know?

Network administrators in the 90th percentile of earners can earn $140,430 per year.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Is This Linux Administrator Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Are you enthusiastic about technology and eager to delve into the world of operating systems?
  • Are you comfortable working in a command-line environment and eager to learn the ins and outs of Linux commands?
  • Are you detail-oriented and capable of troubleshooting and resolving technical issues?
  • Are you excited about the prospect of configuring, securing, and maintaining Linux-based systems?
  • Are you a problem solver who enjoys tackling complex challenges related to system administration?
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Potential Careers

Upon completing your certificate and earning your credential, you will be prepared for exciting new roles, such as:

  • Linux Administrator
  • Linux Database Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Security Consultant
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Web Administrator

This Program is a Great Fit For:

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Technology Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

Why Regis College?

For nearly 100 years, Regis College has empowered students to succeed academically, serve, and lead. Certificate programs through the Wood Lavine Division of Professional Studies offer:

  • Icon of a check mark Self-paced coursework
  • Icon of a check mark Online learning formats
  • Icon of a check mark Reputable career credentials
  • Icon of a check mark Skills for in-demand jobs
  • Icon of a check mark Specialized knowledge
  • Icon of a check mark Potential for higher salary
  • Icon of a check mark Degree completion pathways
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Funding Options Are Available

The Wood Lavine Division of Professional Studies offers affordable and flexible pay-as-you-go options to make earning a professional certificate a reality for as many students as possible. Some certificate earners may even be eligible for tuition assistance through their employer.