Information Systems Technology: Database Specialist, C.S.C.

Career Studies Certificate
Campuses: Manassas

This program is designed to provide students with skills that support the newest capabilities and advances in database technology. These new features in database technology enable databases to increase in scale and provide higher security and greater reliability. This program focuses on training database technologists who can provide these advantages to their employers and stay on the leading edge of database technology. Upon completion, graduates are prepared to study for some of the exams for the Oracle Database Administrator Certified Associate.

Credit for Prior Learning: Students in this program may be eligible for credit for prior learning. See an academic advisor or counselor for further information.

Course Curriculum

Below is a table that shows the courses needed to satisfy this program. Please speak with an advisor to ensure you meet your program requirements.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ITD 132 Structured Query Language 3
Choose One
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3
ITE 119 Information Literacy
ITP 100 Software Design 3
1MTH 154 Quantitative Reasoning 3
Total 12
2nd Semester
ITD 134 PL/SQL Programming 3
Choose One
ITD 260 Data Modeling and Design 3
ITD 256 Advanced Database Management
Total 6
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 18
One Year Credits
1st Semester
ITD
132
3
Choose One
ITE
115
3
Information Literacy
ITE
119
ITP
100
3
1MTH
154
3
Total 12
2nd Semester
ITD
134
3
Choose One
ITD
260
3
ITD
256
Total 6
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 18

IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old, unless approved by academic dean.

1 May substitute any higher-level mathematics course.

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