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.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES:

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

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

Expected Background/Prerequisite Coursework:

CIS 101Computer Systems & Business Applications

3 credits

AND

CIS 121 #Introduction to Programming

3 credits

OR

equivalent work experience

Required Courses

CIS 120 #Introduction to Big Data

3 credits

CIS 174Windows Client-Server Systems Administration

3 credits

CIS 177Introduction to Linux

3 credits

CIS 278 #Database Management Systems

3 credits

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

CIS 157Microsoft Access I

3 credits

CIS 167 #Microsoft Access II

3 credits

CIS 215 #Data Science Application Development

3 credits

CIS 262 #Oracle DBMS Development

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:18

Total Credit Hours: 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

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-160, or send an email to: finaid@triton.edu.