Database Administrator

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Most modern businesses today, including those in the fields of engineering, science, medicine and government use some form of shared data to serve the needs of their enterprise. Many database management system (DBMS) products have been developed to meet these needs on workstations or mid-range and mainframe computers. The need for professionals to interact with these systems in one way or another has grown rapidly. This certificate program will teach you how to design, build, analyze and maintain your Data Warehouse. You may pursue a Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) certificate.

 

EDUCATIONAL GOALS:

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

  •          Identify user needs to create and administer databases
  •          Ensure that the database operates efficiently and without error
  •          Make and test modifications to the database structure when needed
  •          Maintain the database and update permissions
  •          Merge old databases into new ones
  •          Backup and restore data to prevent data loss
  •          Ensure that organizational data is secure

CAREERS: Upon completing the program, you may work as a Database Entry, Database Administrator, Database Specialist, IT Specialist, MIS, Database Support, System Analyst.

 

Prerequisite: PC fundamental knowledge

40 hours/week: 19 Weeks                     

20 hours/week: 39 Weeks         

Units: 77 /  Clock Hours: 770

 

Class Code

Subject

Units

Minimum Hours

B104

Electronic Spreadsheet (Excel)

10

100

B107

Access Database

10

100

CT3

Record Keeping

10

100

CT4

Lesson Planning

47

470