The Databases Graduate Certificate offers a comprehensive course of study in database systems, from elementary foundations, such as relation systems and common query languages, through systems implementation and ultimately distributed transaction processing.
- Acquire a strong foundation in database systems
- Learn to design and implement database management systems
- Perform transaction processing and distributed data management
- Explore applications of technologies highly related to databases, including web search, computer networking, and artificial intelligence
Who Should Apply
- Software engineers
- Database architects
- Database administrators
Earning the Certificate
- Tailor the certificate to your interests and career goals
- Begin your certificate any academic quarter that an applicable course is offered, subject to prerequisites
- Take courses for graduate credit and a grade
- Receive a B (3.0) or better in each course
- Programming experience: C/C++ (CS 108 or equivalent).
- A conferred Bachelor’s degree with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better.
To pursue a graduate certificate you need to apply.
Tuition is based on the number of units you take. See Graduate Course Tuition on our Tuition & Fees page for more information.
Time to Complete Certificate
1-2 years average
3 years maximum to complete
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