Database Administration

Database administrators use software to collect, store, and organize a company’s information such as customer records. They ensure the data is easily accessible for company use but safe from unauthorized access.

Database Administrator skills:

  • Knowledge of structured query language (SQL) and database design
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good judgment and decision making

Database Administration Certificate

Start by earning an Occupational Skills Award in Computer Programming in as little as one semester as a full-time student. Continue on to earn a certificate in Database Administration, in as little as one year.

**After you earn your CIT Database Certificate you could go on to get an AAS degree in Computer Programming. Visit with your CSIT Departmental Advisor to get more information.

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Occupational Skills Award (OSA)

Computer Programming OSA features four introductory courses in computing, programming, and networking

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Database Certificate

Certificate designed for entry level database administration position

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Computer Programming, AAS Degree**

Degree designed for an entry-level programming position

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Bachelor of Applied Science in Software Development

Designed to educate students with relevant, technical knowledge to provide solutions for real-world problems while supporting computer-based information systems

Program Maps

Program maps are guided pathways that tell you what courses you need to take, and when, to earn your certificate or degree. Below are links to programs maps for the certificates and degrees in Database Administration.

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