2013 - 2014 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Internet Development Technologies
Degree Plan: OS Administration Certificate

(Level I Certificate)

El Centro only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.IDT.OS.ADMIN.12

This certificate provides training in fundamental skills required for Operating System (OS) deployment, administration, and maintenance. Areas of study include Open Source, Microsoft, Oracle, IIS, and Apache Web Servers, networking, and programming topics.

Prerequisites: A working knowledge and understanding of personal computers and operating systems obtained in ITSC 1401 or BCIS 1405 or COSC 1301 or equivalent experience approved by Information Technology personnel.



ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies OR 4
EECT 1407 Convergence Technologies OR (4)
ITNW 1458 Network+ (4)
ITSC 1407 UNIX Operating System I OR 4
ITSC 1416 Linux Installation and Configuration OR (4)
ITSC 1405 Introduction to PC Operating Systems (4)


ITMT 1474 Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Support OR 4
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operation Systems OR (4)
ITMT 1473 Windows 7 Configuration (4)
ITNW 1492 Special Topics in Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications# 4


ITSE 1345 Introduction to Oracle SQL OR 3
ITSE 1445 Introduction to Oracle SQL (4)
ITSE 2356 Oracle Database Administration I OR 3
ITSE 2456 Oracle Database Administration I (4)
ITNW 2454 Internet/Intranet Server 4
Minimum Required Hours 26-28

#Mobile Web Application Development

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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