Sauk Valley Community College

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(B28) Computer Information Systems: Server Administrator

College Catalog - B28

Program Description

(B28) Certificate

 This Server Administrator certificate is available for students who are interested in in entry level employment in the networking field with a specialization as a network server administrator. It is also for those already working as a network administrators who want to validate their work experience with a certificate. 

Work and Employment

 PC Technicians are involved in the maintenance and management of network servers. They may set up the physical computer and peripherals for end users as well as maintain the organizations network. Many network administrators work alone in small to medium sized organizations while others work under the direction of network engineers.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354;
Dr. Mary Lou Kidder, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6358;
Kevin Megill, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6251;
Valarie Wittman, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6388. 

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates and estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 25 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition and Fees $2,725.00 $7,300.00 $7,950.00
Course Fees $115.00 $115.00 $115.00
Room and Board $6,750.00 $6,750.00 $6,750.00
Books and Supplies $1,230.50 $1,230.50 $1,230.50
Total $10,820.50 $15,395.50 $16,045.50