Earning a CompTIA Linux + certification is a great way to start your career in the IT industry. Earning certifications shows not only that you have the right knowledge and skills to do the job, but also that you are dedicated to your IT career. Many companies, including Rackspace, HostGator, and Cisco recommend or require CompTIA certifications supported by this Occupational Skills Award.
CompTIA certifications help students build a solid foundation of essentials knowledge and skills that will help them start their information technology careers. Course work in this OSA will help students acquire the fundamental skills and knowledge needed to successfully configure, manage and troubleshoot Linux systems.