System Engineer Diploma Program

The System Engineer Program prepares students to understand System Engineering and implement best practices in a professional IT environment.  

The goal of this program is to prepare students for employment in a System Engineer position. Graduates of the program earn a Diploma and will be prepared to sit for the RedHat Certified System Administrator exam.
 

The System Engineer Program is delivered as an on-ground, classroom-based format and also in a synchronous, online format. Students choose their preferred format upon enrollment. In either delivery method, students have 28 weeks to complete this 350 clock-hour program, which is offered on a part-time basis on evenings and weekends.

Program Schedule: Tuesdays, Thursdays 6:30-9:30 PM and Saturdays, Sundays 9 AM - 1 PM

Program
Class
Start Date
Cloud Architect Program
Spring 2021
June 2, 2021
System Engineer Program
Summer 2021
September 7, 2021
DevOps Engineer Program
Summer 2021
September 8, 2021
Cloud Architect Program
Fall 2021
December 1, 2021

Curriculum

Block One: Linux Fundamentals

  1. Introduction to Linux

  2. Installing Linux

  3. Linux Command line

  4. Shell expansion

  5. Pipes and commands

  6. VI editor   

  7. Scripting

  8. Local user management

  9. Hardware

Block Two: Systems Administration

  1. Process management

  2. Disk management  

  3. Boot  management

  4. System management

  5. Kernel management

  6. Backup management

  7. Remote Desktop Control

Block Three: Networking and Security

  1. Network Management

  2. Introduction to Hardware​

  3. Advanced user management

  4. Advanced file security

  5. Firewall

  6. Selinux

Block Four: System Engineering

  1. Apache

  2. Mysql database

  3. NTP server

  4. DNS server

  5. DHCP server, PXE installation

  6. LAMP (Linux Apache Mysql PHP/Python)

  7. Load Balancing -HA Proxy

  8. Virtualization - VMware

  9. Hardware

  10. LDAP

  11. FTP

  12. Mail Servers

  13. NFS, AutoFS

  14. Samba

  15. Introduction to Windows

Block Five: DevOps Tools 

  1. Configuration Automation - Ansible

  2. Ticketing - Jira

  3. Cloud - AWS

  4. Monitoring - Nagios

  5. Version Control - Git

  6. Automation  - Scripting

  7. Containers - Docker

Learning portal

Books? No, you do NOT need to buy any books, we will provide you with all necessary learning materials through our learning portal.

  • You will have an opportunity to 24/7 access to our portal to read materials, to do quizzes and tests
     

  • All classes are recorded and posted on portal right after the class, so you can watch video as many time as you need 

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Graduation requirements

In order to successfully graduate and earn free industry certification RHCSA (RedHat Certified System Administrator) you should satisfy the following requirements:
 

  • 80% class attendance,
     

  • Your final grade should be at least 70% (C-grade) on all assignments,
     

  • Finish all homework, quizzes, presentations and all tasks,
     

  • Finish final case-based project ,

Tuition

Option
On-Campus
Online
Deposit (included in tuition)
$1,000
$1,000
Tuition
$12,000
$12,000

Payment Option 1: Payment plan

Payment
On-Campus
Online
TOTAL
$12,000
$12,000
Deposit
$1,000
$1,000
Month 1
$1,000
$1,000
Month 2
$1,000
$1,000
Month 3
$1,000
$1,000
Month 4
$1,000
$1,000
Month 5
$1,000
$1,000
Month 6
$1,000
$1,000
Month 7
$1,000
$1,000
Month 8
$1,000
$1,000
Month 9
$1,000
$1,000
Month 10
$1,000
$1,000
Month 11
$1,000
$1,000

Payment Option 2: Pay in full

Get $500 off if you pay in full. You will have 1 month to decide to go with this option

Payment Option 3: financing

You can pay as little as $100 if you get financing through third party companies

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