Red Hat Certified System Administrator

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Network and System Administration/Administrator. 111001


Course Objective/Description:

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Red Hat Linux Administrator program is designed to help prepare students for employment or to improve current professional skills. The program includes Red Hat Enterprise Linux system basics and management including sophisticated manipulation of file structures, backup systems, troubleshooting, user account management, hard disk maintenance and configuration, process monitoring and prioritizing, and system resource control. This program helps prepare students for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification exam. Students who complete this program may seek employment in a variety of environments. Students can also pursue additional Certificates of Completion (CCLs) in a variety of specializations within the information technology field to deepen their knowledge and skills and help prepare them for multiple industry certification examinations. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Network and Systems Administration is also available.

Competencies to be achieved:
1. Create, manage, and delete user accounts, groups and permissions.
2. Apply troubleshooting techniques to prevent and address system issues.
3. Monitor system functions and security through the use of a variety of system tools and logs.
4. Install and maintain software packages.
5. Describe and navigate the Linux file system hierarchy.
6. Create partitions and file systems, and manipulate access to them.
7. Demonstrate configuration and troubleshooting of Linux networking, including network protocols, client and server systems.
8. Configure and troubleshoot Linux security, including permissions, SELinux, access control lists (ACLs), and firewalls.
9. Create and maintain shell scripts.

Total Cost of Program: $1158.50=

Tuition $765 (CGCC), course fee $5 (CGCC) Registration fee $30 (CGCC), total books $133.50 (CGCC), testing fee $200 (Red Hat (RHCSA Exam), graduation $25.

Provide a list of all books required for the program :

CIS 105 requires:
Skills 2019 with Technology in Action (MyLab IT A (Required)
16th edition
ISBN: 9780135490280
Author: Evans
Estimated Price: $133.50 (new)

Provide a list of all supplies required for the program :


WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:
Name: Gina Billings
Phone number: 480-988-8154.

Additional information:

Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:None

Other requirements needed: None


Industry Recognized: Yes.

Nationally Recognized Industry

Association or Organization: Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) if the student takes and passes the RHCSA certification exam.

Stackable: Yes.

Career Pathway:Computer Systems Analysts, Computer Network Support Specialists


The RHCSA certification is recognized worldwide.

Accredited Curriculum: Yes.

Accrediting Agency and link to website:
Credential Attainment Rate: Unknown/new program




Entrance Requirements



Chandler Gilbert Community College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

2626 E Pecos Rd, Chandler, AZ

Local WIB

7 - Maricopa County, Maricopa Workforce Connections

Name of Credential

Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Red Hat Linux Administrator

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes -

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


Testing/Exam Fees

$200.00 Red Hat (RHCSA) Exam

Graduation Fees


In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$5.00 Course Fee

Registration Fee


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

15-1231.00Computer Network Support Specialists
$0.00 per hour
15-1211.00Computer Systems Analysts
$24.81 per hour

Provider Status



2626 East Pecos Road, Chandler, Arizona 85225

Phone Number

(480) 732-7000

Fax Number

(480) 732-7090

Web Address

Last Updated

Aug 04, 2022


Jul 09, 2020


Jul 21, 2021