Database and Data Analytics
Certificate Program

Database and Data Analytics

Data for impact

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Certificate Description

Data-driven business. Understand, manage, and analyze the data that is driving business and innovation. We offer database training and data analytics course sequences to prepare you for a career in big data or database management. Work with algorithms, tools, frameworks, and best practices in managing big data and performing data mining. Here’s where the data analysist, data scientist or data engineers find their secret powers to soar through today’s data explosion and discover valuable business intelligence.

Database and Data Analytics certificate program objectives:

  • Install and configure an Oracle database 12c instance
  • Understand the basics of machine learning and data mining
  • Write complex queries in MySQL
  • Install, deploy, and develop a website’s back-end using Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP (LAMP)
  • Create data models for enterprise application

Cost: $6,000
Required Credits: Total Required: 5–7 courses/14 units. Take 1 required course (3 units) and 4–6 elective credit courses (11 units). End with certificate of completion review.
Duration: A full-time student can complete the certificate in 9–12 months.

Courses

Course Units Fall Winter Spring Summer
1. CORE COURSES (Choose one)
Data Analysis, Introduction 3.0
Relational Database Design and SQL Programming 2.0
2. ELECTIVE COURSES: DATA ANALYSIS
Big Data: Overview, Tools and Use Cases 3.0
Business Intelligence Solutions 2.0
Dashboards and Data Visualization 3.0
Data Analysis, Introduction 3.0
Data Modeling, Introduction 2.0
MySQL and Oracle Database for Developers and Designers 2.0
NoSQL Databases, Introduction 3.0
Python for Data Analysis 3.0
Relational Database Design and SQL Programming 2.0
3. ELECTIVE COURSES: DATA SCIENCE
AI-Led Enterprise Transformation: Technologies and Use Cases 0.5
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and the Deep Learning Landscape, Introduction 0.5
Big Data: Overview, Tools and Use Cases 3.0
Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence with Keras 3.0
Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence with TensorFlow 3.0
Introduction to Machine Learning and Data Mining 3.0
Predictive Analytics: Applications of Machine Learning 3.0
4. ELECTIVE COURSES: DATA ENGINEERING
Apache Spark with Scala, Introduction 3.0
Big Data: Overview, Tools and Use Cases 3.0
Designing Big Data Applications - Foundations None
Designing, Building and Integrating RESTful API 2.0
LAMP: Linux Based Web Application Development – Apache, MySQL, PHP 3.0
The Internet of Things: Big Data Processing and Analytics 3.0
5. ELECTIVE COURSES: RELATED ELECTIVES
Java Programming, Comprehensive 3.0
Java Programming for Beginners 2.0
Python for Programmers 3.0
Python Programming for Beginners 1.5
XML Essentials 2.0
6. REQUIRED CERTIFICATE REVIEW
Database and Data Analytics Certificate Completion Review None

Requisite Knowledge

Please review the course descriptions to ensure that you have taken necessary prerequisites or meet the requirements through job experience or previous education.

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