The Technical Certificate in Database Applications may be earned in conjunction with the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Systems Technology. This certificate provides a unique training opportunity for students wanting to pursue a four-year degree or to enter the workforce with enhanced and in-demand computer skills. After successful completion, the student will be able to analyze a business scenario and determine the data and information requirements for a business. The student will design and develop database schematics essential for database architecture. The student will also learn database programming skills using structured query language.
A full-time student who takes ten hours the first semester and fourteen hours the second semester may complete this program in two semesters.
After participating in the learning environment offered by the Database Applications Technical Certificate program and completing the required courses for the Database Applications Certificate, the student may:
Sit for the first exam to become an Oracle Certified Professional
Enter the workforce with enhanced earning capacity based on acquired skills in a lucrative and in-demand field.
Gain entry level employment in fields that include positions such as:
Systems Design and Analyst
Network Support Personnel
Transfer the coursework obtained while earning this certificate to a four year institution to pursue advanced degree and career opportunities. Students intending to transfer to a four-year institution should verify the transferability of these courses with the transfer institution