WIP: Database Management


Database Management

Databases are the heart and soul of any business. Companies know how valuable their data is and take steps to implement databases throughout the organization. Our Database Management program provides students a well-grounded, hands-on approach to learning and working with today’s premier database management systems. 

Career Opportunities

Careers in Database Management, Development, Operations and more!

  • Entry level positions include SQL programming and back end web development.
  • Database Administration is a career that focuses on the operations of databases including data backups and data migration.
  • Database Management positions ask for people who oversee the operations and procedures of company databases to insure compliance and security.


Degrees & Certificates

Explore the degrees and certificates offered by Database Management Program.

Associate in Science (AS), Database Management 

Plan Code: 2127 – This Associate degree, builds upon the general education requirements for a A.S. degree by offering a comprehensive core program of curriculum that teaches students the foundations of databases and the information technology that supports databases in industry today. Additionally, there is focused study in both soft skills, such as communication and critical thinking, as well has hard skills, such as operating systems, database installation and programming. 

Certificate of Achievement, Database Management 

Plan Code: 3127 – This more focused certificate includes the core subjects that address the need to work with database dashboards, install and design databases using industry standard platforms such as Microsoft, Oracle, and MySQL as well as SQL and back end Web development with common database tools.

Certificate of Accomplishment, SQL Programming & Design

A smaller certificate that includes two classes, one that includes instruction on database design and another that helps students get up and running with the SOL programming language.

Certificate of Accomplishment, Database Infrastructures

This two class certificate includes a class in traditional database infrastructures as well as the new cloud database platforms.

Course Sequence


Course Offerings

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Course Name Fall Winter Spring Summer

Business Communications


Critical Thinking Using Computers

Microsoft Access for Windows


COSN 205
UNIX/LINUX Fundamentals


COSN 250
Cloud Computing in Amazon Web Services


Database Contepts


COSP 237
Database Programming with SQL


COSN 251
Database Essentials in AWS


Web Development with PHP/MySQL