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Computer Information Systems

UNIX Certificate*
10 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0154

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

CIS 118 Introduction to the UNIX Operating System

2

CIS 218 Advanced Operating Systems Using UNIX

2

CIS 228 UNIX Administration

3

CIS 238 or CNS 238 UNIX Network Services Administration

3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


10

 

*Prior to pursuing this certificate, it is strongly recommended that the student has successfully completed CIS 101 (or CIS 103), CIS 116, CNS 105 and CNS 195, or possesses equivalent knowledge. Credits earned in these courses are not applicable to this certificate.

 

See Computer Information Systems Department page.

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Alumni Profile

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Oakton holds a special place for John Nebl, a police officer who took classes at the College during the 1980s. Not only did he find his vocation, he also found his wife.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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