Certificate in Database Design and Implementation

This program is no longer accepting new applications.

As part of its ongoing curriculum review and refresh to better serve its students, UMUC has eliminated some of its undergraduate certificate programs. Current students have been contacted to ensure timely completion of the program or to discuss alternative programs of interest.

If you are enrolled in this program, please use the curriculum requirements below to track your success as you complete your certificate. Contact your academic advisor if you have any questions.

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The certificate in database design and implementation is appropriate for technical professionals who want to work as advanced users or database designers or administrators. Students are taught Structured Query Language (SQL) and learn about issues in database design and implementation. With appropriate choice of major and elective courses, this certificate may be completed while pursuing the Bachelor of Science in computer studies or in computer and information science.

Note: Courses may be applied to only one certificate; some prerequisites may need to be fulfilled before beginning certificate courses.

Four required courses:

  • CMIS 170 Introduction to XML (3)
  • CMIS 320 Relational Database Concepts and Applications (3)
  • CMIS 420 Advanced Relational Database Concepts and Applications (3)
  • CMIS 485 Web Database Development (3)

A supporting elective chosen from the following: 3

  • CMIS 430 Enterprise Database Administration Using Oracle
  • CMST 385 Principles of Web Design and Technology I
  • CMST 460 Web Application Development Using ColdFusion

A second supporting elective chosen from the above list: 3

Total credits for certificate in Database Design and Implementation: 18

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