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  Florida Community College programs of study
  Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science
  Database Technology (2151)
  Electronic commerce depends upon the storage and processing of transactions in databases. Many e-commerce sites have databases attached to Web pages. Our programs in Database Technology give students experience in three popular databases, Microsoft Access, IBM's DB2 Database and Oracle. Florida Community College is an Oracle Academic Initiative (OAI) Partner with Oracle Corporation.
  This degree prepares you for a dynamic career in database technology including applications development and administration. You will learn the skills needed to design, develop, maintain, manage and administer comprehensive relational databases for corporations and organizations. A world of opportunities is available in positions such as database developer, database programmer, database administrator and database consultant. An internship gives you valuable work experience in database technology.
  Technical certificates are included as options within this degree program. Students may choose to pursue an A.S. or A.A.S. degree and earn technical certificates while completing the requirements for the degree, or pursue one or more certificate programs to develop or upgrade their skills in a particular field. Contact an advisor or counselor to determine the career education path that is best for you.
  Certification and Licensing:
Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to take exams to become an Oracle Certified Associate or an Oracle Certified Professional.
  General Education Courses
  ENC 1101 English Composition I (3)
  ENC 1102 English Composition II: Writing About Non-Fiction Prose (3)
  *Mathematics (3)
  *Humanities (3)
  *Social and Behavioral Sciences (3)
  Total General Education Credits: 15
  Professional Courses
  GEB 1011 Introduction to Business (3)
  CGS 1100 Microcomputer Applications for Business and Economics (4)
  COP 2344 Introduction to Unix/Linux (4)
  COP 1000 Introduction to Programming and Algorithm Design (3)
  CDA 2502 Computer Networks (3)
    OR CGS 2263 Computer Network Concepts and Operations (3)
  CGS 2542 Database Concepts for Microcomputers (3)
  COP 2702 Introduction to SQL and PL/SQL (4)
  COP 2250 Fundamental Concepts of Java Programming (3)
    OR COP 2252 Websphere Java Programming (3)
    AND COP 2800 Object-Oriented Programming with Java for Programmers (4)
  CIS 2321 Information Systems (3)
  COP 2703 Application Development with Oracle (4)
  COP 2741 Oracle Database Administration (4)
  COP 2745 Oracle PL/SQL Programming (3)
  CIS 1943 Internship (3)
  COP 2743 DB2 Universal Database (4)
  Total Professional Course Credits: 48
  Professional Electives:
  Total Professional Elective Credits:
  Total Program Credits: 63
  *Refer to General Education Requirements
  *Refer to A.S. degree General Education Requirements.
  NOTE: You have two options in this program: the associate in science (A.S.) degree, which can prepare you for employment or transfer to a state university, and the associate in applied science (A.A.S.) degree, which is intended primarily for students who want immediate employment after graduation. If you choose the A.S. degree you must take MAC 1105, MGF 1106 or a higher level mathematics. The A.A.S. degree requires MAT 1033 or higher. Please see an advisor to determine the option that is best for you.
  Total Tuition and Fees: Total Estimated Tuition*: $3,800. Estimated Books, Materials and Fees: $1,520. (*for Florida residents as of 7/04)

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