IT - Database Specialist Certificate | Northcentral Technical College

IT - Database Specialist

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Prepares learners to design and develop databases with an emphasis on business logic and data-driven applications using leading relational database languages, management systems and related technologies. Graduates will be proficient in data management, database design, SQL queries, and will be prepared for success in any contemporary software/database development environment. Graduates will be able to support the software development needs from a database perspective of businesses in a wide variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, finance and software publishing. Potential occupations include: Database Specialist and Data Analyst.

certificate at a Glance

IT - Database Specialist 18 Credit Certificate

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$3,327 (Tuition: $2700, Books: $627)

Average Starting Salary

$28,954 Annually, based on the 2015 NTC Graduate Employment Report.

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certificate Outcomes

  • Apply existing knowledge to learning new languages and tools
  • Design databases and create data-driven applications
  • Participate effectively within a software development team

Potential Careers

  • Database Specialist
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Software Tester
  • Systems Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Developer

Course List

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Course List

Additional certificate Information

IT Testing

IT programs require students to have fundamental computer skills to be successful. Students will be required to complete testing in Windows and Computer Concepts as part of the admission process. These tests are offered at no cost through NTC Testing Centers.

Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this certificate.

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