In just two semesters, you can get your Database Programming Certificate!

The Database Programming Certificate is a two-semester program that will prepare students for entry level database administration positions in designing database structures and generating tables and forms. Students will also learn how to maintain performance and integrity of a database and ensure security. The Certificate will complete the first year of the Associate of Applied Science Degree.

Career Options

Some of the marketable jobs available to candidates who successfully complete this program are entry level positions as: Database Administrator, Database Architect, Data Administrator, Data Architect, Data Officer, Database Architect, Database Consultant, Information Architect, Information Modeling Engineer Specialist, and Information Technology Architect.

Employment of database administrators is projected to grow 10 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. Growth in this occupation will be driven by the increased data needs of companies across the economy.

Related Programs

Transfer Options

The Database Programming Certificate  is transferable to the Database Programming AAS and the BAAS in Organizational Leadership at Weatherford College.

Fees / Costs

Some classes within this program may include a lab fee. Please refer to the course catalog.


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Dr. Linda Robinson
Department Chair