Database Programming and Administration Certificate [30-36 credit]

Code: CERT.DB

This certificate program prepares a student to design, develop, deploy and administer current industry-standard databases, both as an end-user and as a database administrator. In its current implementation, the program assists with preparation for Oracle certification exams.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Write application programs that use standard industry tools to create delete and update information in enterprise databases.
  • Use standard business productivity software to support electronic projects.

Recommended Semester Sequence

First Semester

INF-114Microsoft Office [Office 2013]

3

Total Credit Hours:3

INF-144: Credit –by-exam tests are available.

Second Semester

INF  Programming Language Electives: Fundamentals**  3
INF-101Introduction to Information Technology

3

INF-144Windows Desktop Operations [Vista]

1

-or

INF-165Introduction to Linux

1

INF-160Networking Technologies and Data Communications

3

INF-217Database for Applications [Oracle]

3

WRT-101English Composition I

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Third Semester

INF  Programming Language Electives: Advanced*** 3
  General Education Elective**** 3
INF-218Database Programming [Oracle-PL/SQL]

3

INF-219Database Administration

3

INF-228Excel Problem Solving [Excel 2010]

1

INF-267Network Security

3

Total Credit Hours:16

General Education Requirements

  General Education Elective****  3
WRT-101English Composition I

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Restricted Program Requirements

INF  Programming Language Electives: Fundamentals**  3
INF  Programming Language Electives: Advanced*** 3
INF-101Introduction to Information Technology

3

INF-114Microsoft Office [Office 2013]

3

INF-144Windows Desktop Operations [Vista]

1

-or

INF-165Introduction to Linux

1

INF-160Networking Technologies and Data Communications

3

INF-217Database for Applications [Oracle]

3

INF-218Database Programming [Oracle-PL/SQL]

3

INF-219Database Administration

3

INF-228Excel Problem Solving [Excel 2010]

1

INF-267Network Security

3

Total Credit Hours:29

INF-144: Credit –by-exam tests are available.

Total Credit Hours: 35

Specific Program Notes

*Credit –by-exam tests are available.

**Programming Language Electives: Fundamentals (Part 1 of continuing sequence)

INF-145 Visual Basic Programming

INF-152 C/C++ Programming

INF-153 Java Programming

***Programming Language Electives: Advanced (Part 2 of continuing sequence)

INF-224 Advanced C/C++ Programming

INF-246 Advanced Visual Basic Programming

INF-268 Advanced Java Programming

****General Education Course List.

Students enrolled in this program ARE REQUIRED to successfully complete a course in basic algebra if indicated by Placement Testing.