Database Analyst

In today's workplace, managers, programmers, and professionals need database skills. Without question, effective understanding, management, and analysis of data is a key to success for business professionals at all levels. With the increased database requirements across industries, it is not surprising that database managers continue to be in high demand. To earn this continuing education certificate, students must successfully complete the following courses within a two-year period. Courses should be taken in the order listed below.

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This program has the Coursepower designation. The Coursepower program is a broad-based consortium of organizations, companies and schools around a single mission of establishing a powerful pipeline of tech-savvy talent with local educational institutions as the primary engine. It includes foundational courses, which are the same at all participating schools. See the foundational courses for this Coursepower program. 


Take all of the following:

Access, Introduction

ID: CEDBS-620

Take away the mystery of database design in Access by creating, designing, and editing tables. Learn to create simple queries and filters and to design simple forms and reports.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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Access, Intermediate

ID: CEDBS-623

Learn about database normalization, relationships, referential integrity and how to analyze tables. Explore complex queries with joins, parameters, calculated fields and summarizing and grouping values. Work with action queries and finding unmatched or duplicate records. Learn to create more advanced reports with calculated fields and enhanced control formatting and data bars.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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Database Design

ID: CEDBS-614

Is your database easy to work with and efficient? Learn the theory behind relational databases, entity relationship diagrams, and normalization of data. Students will plan the design of a database.

  • Total Hours: 6.00
  • CEUs: 0.60
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SQL, Introduction

ID: CEDBS-590

Prepare yourself to use generic SQL (Structured Query Language) to retrieve, store and manipulate data from any relational database. Querying and SQL statements fundamentals will be covered.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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Access, Advanced

ID: CEDBS-624

Learn more advanced form design with sub-forms, tab pages and navigation forms. Students will import, export, and link external data and perform a Word mail merge with Access data. The database will be made more turn-key with macros, VBA programming and switchboards. Database management topics like dependencies, documenting, and compacting, repairing, splitting, security, and turning into ACCDE file will be addressed.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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Crystal Reports, Introduction

ID: CEDBS-588

Crystal Reports is a database report writer and is used for analyzing and presenting database information. You will learn to create and modify reports, apply formatting and formulas.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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SQL Server Database Services

ID: CESQL-609

Learn everything you need to be productive with SQL Server. This course gives you hands-on exposure to database design and creation, security, diagramming, backup, recovery, indexes, views, stored procedures, triggers, and basics of reporting services.

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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Database Productivity Lab

ID: CEDBS-626

At the end of the Database Analyst Certificate Program, students design a working database, queries, forms, and reports. This hands-on session provides the review and practical application needed to pull it all together and fine-tune your new database management skills.

  • Total Hours: 6.00
  • CEUs: 0.60
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