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Oracle Database Operations

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Oracle Database Operations program provides training for students seeking professional positions in designing, creating, and maintaining databases. This program allows students to create PL/SQL application code that can be shared by multiple forms, reports, and data management tools. As an Oracle Academic Initiative institution, this program is designed to prepare students for industry-recognized certifications. Courses in the program also help prepare students wanting to pursue Oracle Application Developer Certified Associate and Oracle Database Administrator Certified Associate industry-certified examinations (Oracle Corporation OCA certifications). This certificate can embed into the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Information Technology.


Academic Plan Code: 
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Total credits required: 
Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

This Certificate of Completion (CCL) is intended for industry professionals with the requisite experience of foundational knowledge in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation software, operating systems, and networking. Consult with a program advisor or director to determine if this CCL aligns with intended academic/career goals.

The Computer Information System (CIS) courses required by this program are not applicable if taken more than eight (8) years prior to the completion of the program of study. Consult with an Academic Advisor for complete information.

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
CIS119DOIntroduction to Oracle: SQL3
CIS119DPOracle: Database Administration3
CIS154Database Modeling and Design3
CIS164ABOracle: PL/SQL Programming3
  • Create and manage database objects using SQL. (CIS105, CIS119DO, CIS119DP, CIS164AB)
  • Perform administrative duties within an Oracle database. (CIS119DP)
  • Create and manage stored PL/SQL procedures, functions, packages, and triggers in an Oracle development environment. (CIS164AB)
  • Design a comprehensive data model using an entity-relationship (ER) diagram that reflects the business requirements. (CIS154)

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