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  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Information Technology - Database Management Certificate


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A 25 59 0 C13

The Database Management Certificate prepares graduates for employment with organizations that use database management system software to process, manage, and communicate information. Additionally, this emphasis area provides the student with a foundation to begin professional certification with Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle database systems. Course work includes terminology, database administration, backup and recovery tools, and various related topics.  Studies will provide an opportunity for students to implement, support, and manage industry standard database systems. Graduates should qualify for a wide variety of entry-level database positions that provide opportunities for advancement with increasing experience and ongoing training.

Upon successful completion of the Database Management certificate, graduates should be able to:

  • Analyze the technical needs of end-users.
  • Use appropriate database software solutions to fulfill business requirements.
  • Design a database to meet end-user specifications.
  • Develop a relational database.
  • Integrate administrative responsibilities within an RDBMS.
  • Manage a database using SQL and/or PL/SQL.

Total Credits: 15


Total credit hours required for certificate: 15


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