Database Systems Certificate

Curriculum CIS.DBS.CERT (C407V)

The Database Systems Certificate is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to obtain an entry-level position, including database administrator, data manager, and data analyst.

Upon successful completion of the Database Systems Certificate program, the graduate will be able to:

  • install, configure, and manage enterprise database systems in Windows or Linux environments;
  • prepare datasets of unstructured and structured data using standard data types and formats;
  • design and implement databases in several types of database management systems; and
  • query and analyze databases with Structured Query Language (SQL).

Expected Background/Prerequisite Coursework: CIS 101◊ and CIS 121◊ or equivalent work experience.

Last Update Effective: 8/20/17

Required Courses

Credit Hours

#

CIS 120

Introduction to Big Data

3

 

CIS 174

Windows Client-Server Administration

3

 

CIS 177

Introduction to Linux

3

#

CIS 278

Database Management Systems

3

 

 

 

 

Choose 2 courses (6 credit hours) from the following:

 

 

CIS 157

Microsoft Access I

3

#

CIS 167

Microsoft Access II

3

#

CIS 215

Data Science Application Development

3

#

CIS 262

Oracle DBMS Development

3

 

 

 

18

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

18

See CIS course descriptions.

Coordinator: David Anderson, Ext. 3968

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/DatabaseSystemsCertificate/11.1099-Gedt.html

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