Online Certificate

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!

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

About the Linux Administrator Certificate

Course length

100 hours



*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.

Regional Data (Ohio)

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

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Linux Administrator


Linux Database Administrator


Network Administrator


Systems Administrator


Security Consultant


Technical Support Specialist


Web Administrator

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

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