Aug 15, 2022  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog 

Windows System Administration: CP (CTE)

Certificate of Proficiency | 16 credits minimum

Computer Sciences and Information Systems Division
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
BB 114
General Information 801-957-4073
Program Information 801-957-5150
Program Website
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Program Faculty
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Program Description
The Windows Administration Certificate of Proficiency gives the students the knowledge that they need to manage Windows desktop and server environments. The courses follow the requirements specified in Microsoft’s Official Courses, 70-642, 70-640, and 70-646. The student can take these three exams and get the MCTIP in Server administration issued by Microsoft.

Career Opportunities
There is a great demand for Computer Networking Engineers in Microsoft Operation Systems. In general these skills must be accompanied by additional skills and competencies.

Estimated Cost for Students
Tuition and student fees:

Note: This Certificate of Proficiency is not eligible for financial aid. However, courses within the certificate may be eligible if taken as part of a financial aid eligible program such as an AS or AAS degree. Please check with the Financial Aid Office to determine course and program eligibility.

Program Student Learning Outcomes Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
  1 - Acquire substantive knowledge
2 - Communicate effectively
3 - Develop quantitative literacies
4 - Think critically & creatively
5 - Become a community engaged learner
6 - Work in professional & constructive manner
7 - Develop computer & information literacy

Configure tools for the server, and appropriate settings for the client machines.


Learn to configure name resolution on a Microsoft Network


Use Group policy to control objects in the directory.


Analyze a set of requirements for networking solutions.

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Recognize the ethical considerations of utilizing technology in business.



Elective Courses (7 Credits Minimum)

For elective credit, a student may choose any course in the CSIS Department, or any course from any department in the School of Business or the Visual Art and Design Department.