Unix/Linux Programming

What will I learn in this program?

The program of study for the Certificate in Unix/Linux Programming includes instruction and practice in writing computer programs for a Unix/Linux system.  This course of study prepares students for entry-level positions in Unix/Linux operations. 

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay? What “demand” is expected for these jobs?

Occupation

Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Computer Support Specialists

$37,800

Faster than Average Growth

Database Administrators

$49,700

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Programmers

$50,100

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Systems Analysts

$54,600

Faster than Average Growth

Network and Computer Systems Administrators

$55,100

Faster than Average Growth


Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?

It is required that a student have completed the certificate in Unix/Linux Administration prior to pursing this program of study.

Does this program have any special costs?

N/A

How long will it take to complete this program?

Degree/Certificate

Time to Complete*

Certificate of Accomplishment in Unix/Linux Programming

1.5 Years

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester


How do I get more information on this program?

Department website: CS Department website: www.ccsf.edu/cs

Department contact information:
Craig Persiko, Office: L462
415-239-3332
cpersiko@ccsf.edu