Overview

With a recent boom in database requirements across all industries, you will find your skills in high demand as a database analyst. Learn how to design and set up computer databases, create users, test systems, and create meaningful data-driven reports.

Complete your training in as few as three months. Then use your strong communication skills and knowledge of computers to earn an average of $32 an hour working in almost any organization.

This program prepares you to obtain the Microsoft Specialist: Access certification.

*Additional testing required for certifications.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

Tuition Assistance
Training Resources

Questions?
Call 803.732.0432 to talk to us about this program, or email cce@midlandstech.edu

Print Plan

Sample Program Plan and Costs

Students must successfully complete these courses within a two-year period. This program can be completed in three to four months.

Take all of the below courses in the order listed.

CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
0.60 6

Database Design

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

Online

ID: CEDBS-614

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$199.00
1.20 12

Access, Introduction

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

Online

ID: CEDBS-620

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
1.20 12

Access, Intermediate

Learn about database normalization, relationships, referential integrity, and analyzing 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 advanced reports with calculated fields and enhanced control formatting and data bars.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-623

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
1.20 12

SQL

This course prepares the novice database user to use generic SQL (Structured Query Language) to retrieve, store, and manipulate data from any relational database. The course will progress quickly through fundamental concepts and move into advanced SQL concepts such as nested queries, tables, and data manipulation as well as indexing. This course prepares the novice database user to use generic SQL (Structured Query Language) to retrieve, store, and manipulate data from any relational database.

Online

ID: CEDBS-590

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$499.00
1.20 12

Access, Advanced

Learn more advanced form design with sub-forms, tab pages, and navigation forms. Import, export, and link external data and perform a Word mail merge with Access data. Learn how to have a more turnkey database with macros, VBA programming, and switchboards. Learn about database management topics like dependencies, documenting, compacting, repairing, splitting, security, and converting into ACCDE.

Online

ID: CEDBS-624

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
1.20 12

Business Intelligence 1

Organizations use reporting tools to access data sources and generate customized reports. Crystal Reports® 2016 helps you build advanced reports with ease, presenting complex information in an understandable way. Crystal Reports® 2016 enhances report building and report processing techniques with a variety of features that add value to a presentation. In this course, you will create a basic report by connecting to a database and modifying the report's presentation.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-588

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$599.00
1.20 12

Business Intelligence 2

The creation of data-backed visualizations is a key way data scientist, or any professional, can explore, analyze, and report insights and trends from data. Tableau® software is designed for this purpose. Tableau® was built to connect to a wide range of data sources, and allows users to quickly create visualizations of connected data to gain insights, show trends, and create reports. In this course, you will visualize data with Tableau.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-645

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$599.00
2.40 24

SQL Server Database Services

Create queries to retrieve, add, update, and maintain database data. Work with data sorting, built-in functions, stored procedures, subqueries, table operators, set operators, conditional operators, views, indexes, and error handling features of SQL Server 2012.

Online

ID: CEDBS-641

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$899.00
0.60 6

Database Productivity Lab

Design a working database, queries, forms, and reports. This hands-on session provides the review and practical application needed to pull the courses in the Database Analyst Certificate Program together and fine-tune your new database management skills. You must successfully complete in order to receive the Database Analyst Certificate. Prerequisites: Access (Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced), Database Design, SQL (Introduction), Crystal Reports (Introduction), and SQL Server Database Services.

Online

ID: CEDBS-626

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$199.00
 
Estimated Cost
Tuition Assistance
$3,891.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Database Analyst

Database analysts use strong communication skills and knowledge of data structures to install computer databases, add users, and test systems.

Projected Job Growth

+5.3%

Average Annual Salary

74,276

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • Large Corporations
  • Small Businesses
  • Government Agencies

What’s next after I complete this program?

Enter the Workforce as a Database Analyst

Upon completing this certificate, you will have the necessary skills to gain employment in any industry requiring hands-on experience and training to be a Database Analyst.

Continue Your Education with MTC’s Business Analyst Certificate

Expand your capabilities using the data analysis skills learned by adding on the MTC Business Analyst certificate