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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5933N
Effective Term: 2024 Fall   

Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 4-10
CIP Code: 11.0902

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.5
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
15-1211.00 Computer Systems Analysts
15-1244.00 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
15-1231.00 Computer Network Support Specialists

Upon completion of a bachelor`s degree, students may pursue a career as:
11-3021.00 Computer and Information Systems Managers
13-1199.07 Security Management Specialists
15-1241.00 Computer Network Architects

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Kubernetes Administration is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to perform the responsibilities of administering cluster architecture, installation, configuration, storage and troubleshooting. This program helps prepare students for the Certified Kubernetes Administrator certification (CKA). Industry professionals in the field of systems administration will benefit from adding a specialization in Kubernetes administration to their skill sets.

Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate knowledge of Kubernetes cluster architecture, installation and configuration. (CIS126DL, CIS126RH, CIS252)
2. Manage workloads and scheduling tasks in kubernetes cluster. (CIS126DL, CIS126RH, CIS238DL, CIS238RH, CIS252)
3. Configure kubernetes cluster services and networking. (CIS126DL, CIS126RH, CIS238DL, CIS238RH, CIS252)
4. Create persistent and non-persistent storage for applications in a kubernetes cluster. (CIS238DL, CIS238RH, CIS252)
5. Solve kubernetes failures through troubleshooting. (CIS126DL, CIS126RH, CIS238DL, CIS238RH, CIS252)
Program Notes
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

Required Courses
CIS126DL Linux Operating System (3) AND
+ CIS238DL Linux System Administration (3)
CIS126RH Red Hat System Administration I (3) AND
+ CIS238RH Red Hat System Administration II (3)
Permission of Instructor or Department (0) 0-6

+ CIS252 Introduction to Kubernetes Administration 4
Credits: 4-10

+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: February 22, 2022

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.