Oracle SQL Programming and Database Design Specialist
Oracle SQL Programming and Database Design Specialist
Certificate of Achievement
Business, Technology, and
Professional Studies Division

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The Oracle SQL Programming and Database Design Specialist micro-credential equips students with the skills needed for entry-level positions as a database developer/programmer. Students learn to design a database and program using a live Oracle server with curriculum provided by the Oracle Corporation -- enhancing employability and allowing students to update their technological skills.

Upon completion, students are eligible for and encouraged to take the Level I Developer certification examinations:

* Oracle Database 11g: Program with PL/SQL
   exam number 1Z0-144

* Oracle Database: Advanced PL/SQL
   exam number 1Z0-148 (PL/SQL is prerequisite)

PROGRAM OUTCOMES
  • Explain basic concepts of databases;
  • Code using Oracle Structured Query Language programming;
  • Code using PL/SQL programming language.

Successful completion of credits from this Certificate of Achievement can be applied toward the Database Administration certificate and Computer Information Systems degree programs.

Admission to the program requires readiness for college-level English and Math and approval from the program coordinator. Students may receive credit for previous training in a skills area by applying for credit by examination, credit by experience, and/or transfer credit as evaluated and approved by the program coordinator.

SEE ALSO:
Computer Information Systems degree program
Computer Networking and Technology degree program
Computer Science degree program
Computer Science certificate program
Computer Support Specialist certificate program
Cybersecurity degree program
Database Administration certificate program
Database Concepts and Skills Associate certificate program
IT System Analyst Associate certificate program
Mobile and Web Computing certificate program
Web Development certificate program

CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM
2021-2022 Academic Year
 earlier / Archive
INFO.TECH.SQL.DB.CRT
CIP 110201
Credit-bearing certificate programs can serve as gateways to earning an associate degree. Students are encouraged to consult the program coordinator, an academic advisor or Success Coach to explore such opportunities.
Code Course (lecture/lab hours) Credits
FIRST SEMESTER
IST 109 Introduction to Programming (2/2) 3
SECOND SEMESTER
IST 253 Database Concepts (2/2) 3
IST 262 Oracle SQL (3/2) 4
THIRD SEMESTER
IST 222 PL/SQL Programming (2/2) 3
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