Oct 29, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

Database Administrator [3025]


(15 Credit Hours)

Program Manager

Jason Reed

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the field of computer database administration. Some coursework will apply toward the A.S. Computer Programming and Analysis degree [2013].               

Program Goal

This program offers a sequence of courses that provide coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Information Technology career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Information Technology career cluster.

The content includes but is not limited to database systems, software, programming and analysis, and design of databases.

Total Credit Hours: 15


Prerequisite of CGS 1000  Computer Information Systems may be required.

This program will require some or all classes to be taken at one campus location. Contact the program director for specific details.

Credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress.

Gainful employment information about this certificate is available at scf.edu/Academics/CareerTechnicalEducation/GEDT/.