Data Management (Fast-Track) Certificate Program
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
Applications/Concepts or Info Technology Problem Solving or Object CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 3 or 4 Prerequisites for CIT110 or CIT113: ESL098 or RDG095 or placement; Prerequisites for CIT120: MAT099 and ENG095 and RDG095 or ESL098 or placement, pre/co-req MAT194
Statistics I MAT181 3 MAT097 or MAT098 or placement
Introduction to Big Data with R and R-Studio CIT137 4 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or chair approval
Decision Making Using MS Excel CIT234 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
SQL Programming CIT236 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
Total Credits 16-17

Program Overview

This program prepares students to become database and spreadsheet support technicians who work with users to identify their needs and design and program reports and forms to meet those needs.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program qualify for entry-level database and spreadsheet support positions in a wide range of organizations.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Design and code complex queries.
  • Find databases, and convert the data into readable and analyzable formats.
  • Support Excel functions and databases.
  • Support basic data gathering and manipulation with R programming.