Database Technology

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Judith Graham
Instructor
253.680.7335

Bob Traufler
Career Advisor
253.680.7605

Location Central/Mohler Campus

Hours Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

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From retail to financial services, healthcare to automotive, today's businesses are computer and information-driven, making database developers an important position in most industries. Database developers organize and manage information to corporations and organizations large and small. Students acquire computer and software development skills and prepare for high-demand Oracle certifications. Career opportunities can include data analyst, database administrator, database application developer, database resource specialist and help desk analyst. The program also provides extended learning opportunities for persons previously or currently employed in related professions.

Program Length: Six to seven quarters (approximate) 

Associate in Applied Science-Transfer Degree: 115 Credits

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
MATH& 146 Introduction to Stats 5
MATH& 141 Precalculus I 5
ENGL& 101 College Composition 5
    Social Sciences/Communications Studies: 5
SOC& 101 Introduction to Sociology, or  
CMST& 210 Interpersonal Communications, or  
PSYC& 100 General Psychology  
    Humanities 5
ART& 100 Art Appreciation, or  
HIST 101 History of Science and Technology, or  
ASL& 101 American Sign Language I  
REQUIRED COURSEWORK  CREDITS
DATA 101 Data Modeling\Relational Database Design 5
DATA 102 SQL 5
DATA 103 Operating Systems 5
SOFT 101 Computer Concepts 5
SOFT 102 Programming Fundamentals 5
SOFT 121 C-Sharp I 5
SOFT 122 C-Sharp II 5
WEB 101 Microsoft Office Applications 5
WEB 102 HTML, XHTML and CSS 5
DATA 201 PL/SQL 5
DATA 202 Database Fundamentals I 5
DATA 203 Database Fundamentals II 5
DATA 204 Database Fundamentals III 5
SOFT 204 Open Source Programming 5
CS& 141 Computer Science I - JAVA 5
SOFT 142 Programming in JAVA II 5
SOFT 207 Dynamic Web Pages 5
DATA 290 Capstone Project 5

Associate in Applied Science Degree: 110 Credits

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
    Human Relations: 5
SOC& 101 Introduction to Sociology, or  
CMST& 210 Interpersonal Communications, or  
PSYC& 100 General Psychology  
    Communications 5
ENGL& 101 College Composition  
    Computations 10
MATH& 146 Introduction to Stats, and  
MATH& 141 Precalculus I  

REQUIRED COURSEWORK  CREDITS
DATA 101 Data Modeling\Relational Database Design 5
DATA 102 SQL 5
DATA 103 Operating Systems 5
SOFT 101 Computer Concepts 5
SOFT 102 Programming Fundamentals 5
SOFT 121 C-Sharp I 5
SOFT 122 C-Sharp II 5
WEB 101 Microsoft Office Applications 5
WEB 102 HTML, XHTML and CSS 5
DATA 201 PL/SQL 5
DATA 202 Database Fundamentals I 5
DATA 203 Database Fundamentals II 5
DATA 204 Database Fundamentals III 5
SOFT 204 Open Source Programming 5
CS& 141 Computer Science I - JAVA 5
SOFT 142 Programming in JAVA II 5
SOFT 207 Dynamic Web Pages 5
DATA 290 Capstone Project 5

Certificate of Competency: 60 Credits

Database Technician

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
90+ Level Human Relations 5
90+ Level Communications 5
90+ Level Mathematics 5
REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
DATA 101 Data Modeling\Relational Database Design 5
DATA 102 SQL 5
DATA 103 Operating Systems 5
DATA 201 PL/SQL 5
DATA 202 Database Fundamentals I 5
DATA 203 Database Fundamentals II 5
DATA 204 Database Fundamentals III 5
SOFT 101 Computer Concepts 5
WEB 101 Microsoft Office Applications 5