Online Security Administrator Certificate

Earn your Security Administrator Certificate online at Champlain College Online and enter the cybersecurity field with a credential employers will respect.

Graduates with this certificate will be qualified to:

  • Troubleshoot, maintain and update an enterprise-level information security system
  • Implement continuous network monitoring and provide real-time security solutions

Note: Federal financial aid is only available for associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs. Stand-alone certificate programs are ineligible for financial aid.


 Course # Course TitleCredits
NETW 250 Windows Server Administration I 3
NETW 260 Linux Systems Administration I 3
CYBR 330 Operating System Security 3
CYBR 335 Ethical Hacking 3
Plus 1 of the following:
NETW 350 Windows Server Administration II 3
NETW 360 Linux Systems Administration II 3
Total Credits to Earn This Certificate: 15

*Some courses in this certificate program may have prerequisites. Please click on the course name for a description and prerequisite information. If prerequisites are listed that are not currently part of the certificate program please call an admissions representative at 888-269-6523 for more information.