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Most organizations must store and manage an enormous amount of valuable data such as customer information, supplier information, and manufacturing data. As a company grows, so does the amount of data it must store and access.Scalable database systems are a sound solution. Many companies adopt a corporate standard based on a particular vendor—Oracle is a common vendor of choice.
The online Oracle Database Administration Postbaccalaureate Certificate’s curriculum provides you with the opportunity to:
With this certificate, you may be eligible to take the Oracle DBA Assessment Exam.‡
This program is designed to provide you with the specialized knowledge to seek entry-level employment in the field of Oracle database administration.†
Qualified credits earned in fulfillment of this certificate may be applied toward the requirements of certain Kaplan University degree programs. When the time is right, come back and earn your degree online at Kaplan University.
Kaplan University offers multiple start dates, giving you greater flexibility with your education, life, and work schedules.
Online Start Date
Jun 05, 2013
Online Start Date
Jul 03, 2013
This course is an introduction to relational
database management systems. Students will use a relational
database management system to create and maintain a database.
Students will create filters, sorts, queries, forms, and reports.
Emphasis will be placed on the skills needed to meet user
Total Program Credits: 23
course covers fundamental concepts of the SQL programming language. Students
expand their SQL query writing skills through focused practice with an
increasingly complex problem and solution set. Students will be exposed to
working with multiple tables and aggregating data for reporting. In addition,
students will see how to maintain data through the use of SQL Insert, Update,
and Delete statements. Students will be directed to investigate and practice
the skills necessary to ensure quality results and performant queries.
Microsoft SQL Server will be the programming environment used.
IT 163, IT 193, or IT 271
This course covers intermediate to advanced concepts of database query design and reporting tools using Oracle. Students are taught additional database objects and additional methods for storing, retrieving, and manipulating data. Utilizing different front-end clients to access the SQL engine, students will learn how to create and manage different Oracle SQL functions and PL/SQL programming.
IT 238 or IT 350
This course covers database administration
using Oracle tools. Students will focus on the following:
installation of database management software and utilities;
control of access to data and resources; troubleshoot an Oracle
database; backup and recovery of Oracle databases; and resolving
common performance problems using Oracle.
The 25% tuition reduction applies only to international students living outside of the United States. This discount does not apply to military students. Please check with your advisor to see if you are eligible.
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Kaplan University Learning Center students will only complete a portion of this program on site. You will need to complete at least 50% of the program requirements online, or through transfer credit awarded via prior learning assessment. If you have any questions about these requirements, please speak with an admissions advisor.
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Kaplan University tuition reductions (including active-duty, spouse, and veterans military tuition rates; scholarships; grants; vouchers; and alumni and alliance reductions) cannot be combined.
Kaplan University has significantly reduced many of our tuition rates and fees for active-duty servicemembers, their spouses, and veterans. Click here for more information.
* Source: Anthony Balderrama, “Ten Promising Jobs for the Class of 2009,” CareerBuilder.com, April 13, 2009, on the Internet atwww.cnn.com/2009/LIVING/worklife/04/13/cb.promising.jobs.2009/index.html
† Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.
‡ Although certain programs at Kaplan University are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will pass those exams. In some cases, field experience, additional coursework, and/or background checks may be necessary to take or to successfully pass the exams.
§ This program is not eligible for Title IV federal financial aid.