2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Computer Information Systems - DevOps Engineer Certificate

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Program Description  The DevOps Engineer Certificate prepares students for a career as DevOps engineers in the field of information technology. The required coursework successfully trains students giving them critical job skills in networking, server, enterprise architecture, systems analysis, programming, and scripting. This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 40 credits as outlined.

Advising Note: This program requirement sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds College degree is ultimately the responsibility of the student.

Program Requirements (40 credits)


  • Demonstrate a knowledge of networking theory using a modern data communication protocol stack.
  • Implement networks configuring switches and routers.
  • Install and maintain network server operating systems and their underlying critical services.
  • Understand and explain infrastructure as code.
  • Utilize critical thinking to perform systems analysis on business operations to improve efficiency.
  • Examine and understand the software development lifecycle.​

Program Notes

The program code for this degree is CSTDOC20. For financial aid, advising, and other reasons, students should work with their advisor to ensure that this code is properly recorded on their academic record.

The advisors for this program are:
Mark Einfeld | mark.einfeld@edcc.edu | 425.640.1585
Louis Ho | louis.ho@edcc.edu | 425.640.1308
Mike Andrews | mike.andrew@edcc.edu | 425.640.1099
Steve Hailey | shailey@edcc.edu | 425.640.1377

Department website: www.edcc.edu/programs/cis

Certificate General Information

Credit/Grade Requirements A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required college-level (100-level or above) credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds College. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college-level courses.

Program of Study Outcomes Student achievement is assessed in the general and program specific outcomes via the courses and course objectives that align with those outcomes. More information about program outcomes and course objectives can be found on the Using Program Requirement Sheets  page.

Students Are Advised To:

  • Plan their schedule several quarters in advance in order to accommodate courses that are offered only once or twice a year;
  • Review the college catalog for required course prerequisites and include these in schedule planning; and
  • Communicate with an academic advisor and/or a faculty advisor.

Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted online by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Note: Applications for summer quarter are due by the 8th day of the quarter.

Common Course Numbering Please refer to www.edmonds.edu/ccn for more information.

College Resources

Internal Coding

TC - 40
CIP - 110901
Last revised - 2021/05/19

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