Microsoft Database Specialist (BP/EP) Advanced Technical Certificate

Overview and Award Outcomes

Overview

This certificate is designed for computer professionals to learn the fundamentals of database application development and database administration in a Microsoft environment.

Prerequisite: Strong foundation in computer concepts or coursework required. Basic computer literacy, familiarity with the Internet, college-level reading ability, and proficiency in algebra. All students must pass the Computer Literacy assessment test before registering for these courses.

Award Outcomes

Modify databases.

Test programs and make modifications.

Coordinate security measures to safeguard information.

Calculate values for database parameters.

Create user access levels.

Develop data model describing data elements.

Revise data definitions as defined in data dictionary.

Career Opportunities

Positions are available as Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrators and Microsoft Application Developers.

Program Requirements

Technical Studies Required 23 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCIS1032Access 2016

3

CCIS2575.NET Programming I

4

CCIS2701Database Design and SQL

4

CCIS2781SQL Server - TransactSQL

4

CCIS2786SQL Server - System Administration

4

CCIS2841Client/Server Computing

4

General Education Required 0 Credits

General Education Elective 0 Credits

Technical Studies Elective 0 Credits

Total Advanced Technical Certificate Credits 23

Semester Sequence

Completion of this award may require taking courses at both campuses.  For more information, please contact your faculty program advisor.

First Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCIS1032Access 2016

3

CCIS2575.NET Programming I

4

Total Credits  7

Second Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCIS2701Database Design and SQL

4

CCIS2781SQL Server - TransactSQL

4

Total Credits  8

Third Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCIS2786SQL Server - System Administration

4

CCIS2841Client/Server Computing

4

Total Credits  8

Graduation (23 Credits)

Prerequisite: Strong foundation in computer concepts or coursework required. Basic computer literacy, familiarity with the Internet, college-level reading ability, and proficiency in algebra.  All students must pass the computer literacy assessment test before registering for these courses.

Semester listings reflect the recommended sequence.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the information herein is subject to change without notice.  This listing is to be used strictly as an advising tool.

6/5/2018 : BP 2148 / EP 2133