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Overview & Requirements

This certificate provides students with basic skills in database design and programing to prepare them for an entry-level job, or internship, in the database field.

What You'll Learn

Essential Knowledge and Skills (competencies)

  • Learn to work with SQL and Query
  • Learn to design a transaction entity relationship model
  • Learn to work with Stored Programs in a Database
  • Learn to work with a database warehouse and star schema

Careers in this Field

  • General or database programmer
  • Database designer or developer
  • Data warehouser
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CIT 111 Introduction to Databases 3
CIT 160 Introduction to Programming 3
CIT 225 Database Design & Development 3
CIT 325 Database Programming 3
CIT 425 Data Warehousing 3

For more information regarding the courses and requirements in this program, please visit the BYU-Idaho online course catalog, but please note that not all programs listed in the catalog are available online.

For any further questions regarding course scheduling or sequencing, please contact Pathway Student Support.