Database Development

Database Development – CCL

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Database Development prepares students to design and implement the infrastructure for business solutions using database and programming tools. The Certificate focuses on administrative tasks and building database applications using programming skills such as data collection, query techniques and database creation.

Program Code

5083 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Database Development

Other Degree Options

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Programming and System Analysis program provides an in-depth exploration of different computer language and technical skills. The program includes, but is not limited to the following: operating systems, local area networks, business communication, team roles, and dynamics. 

Course Format

Classes are offered in a variety of formats: in-person, online, hybrid, day, evening, full-time and part-time.  

How long will it take?

It takes a minimum of 1 year as a full-time student. 

Textbooks

Many CIS classes use low or no-cost textbooks. General Education courses may have textbooks that cost more.

Program Curriculum

Requirements: 27 credits

Suggested Course Sequence

Semester 1

  • CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems (3)
  • CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management (3)
  • CIS119DO Introduction to Oracle: SQL and PL/SQL (3)
  • CIS150 Programming Fundamentals (3)
  • Total Credits: 12

Semester 2

  • CIS276DA MySQL Database OR CIS276DB SQL Server Database (3)
  • CIS162AD C#: Level I (3)
  • CIS276DA MySQL Database OR CIS276DB SQL Server Database (3)
  • CIS166AE Web Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) (3)
  • CIS225AB Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (3)
  • Total Credits: 15

MCCCD Program and Award Information
Major: 
5083
Effective term: 
2019 Spring
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
27
CIP Code: 
11.0802
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Database Development prepares students to design and implement the infrastructure for business solutions using database and programming tools. The Certificate focuses on administrative tasks and building database applications using programming skills such as data collection, query techniques and database creation.

Award notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
Effective Spring 2019, 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
Credits:27
CIS117DMMicrosoft Access: Database Management3
CIS217AMAdvanced Microsoft Access: Database Management3
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems3
CIS119DOIntroduction to Oracle: SQL and PL/SQL3
CIS150Programming Fundamentals3
 
CIS159Visual Basic Programming I (3) OR
CIS162ADC#: Level I (3)3
 
CIS164ABOracle: Developer PL/SQL Programming (3) OR
CIS276DAMySQL Database (3) OR
CIS276DBSQL Server Database (3)3
 
CIS166ACWeb Scripting with Active Server Pages (ASP).NET (3) OR
CIS166AEWeb Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) (3)3
 
CIS225ABObject-Oriented Analysis and Design3
Competencies
  • Use the basic elements and components of the Microsoft Access program and analyze common database management problems related to the program. (CIS117DM)
  • Use advanced elements and components of the Microsoft Access program to create and analyze unique database management problems. (CIS217AM)
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer information systems, fundamental computer concepts, and programming techniques. (CIS105)
  • Design and develop database structures to store, retrieve, and update using Oracle SQL and PL/SQL. (CIS119DO)
  • Develop programs using structured design and logic tools. (CIS150)
  • Use Visual Basic programming language to solve a variety of problems related to business and other disciplines. (CIS159 OR CIS162AD)
  • Write SQL procedures and functions to automate a variety of problems related to business and other disciplines. (CIS164AB OR CIS276DA OR CIS276DB)
  • Design software that integrates web sites and databases including client and server-side scripting. (CIS166AC OR CIS166AE)
  • Investigate, analyze, design, implement, and evaluate business computer systems using appropriate object-oriented analysis and design methods. (CIS225AB)