Database Management Specialization

Database Management Careers Overview

Database Management specialists are needed in a broad range of industries to analyze database needs and find solutions to diverse information storage challenges. Because information in databases may be highly personal, such as account numbers, health records, or financial transaction data, database administrators often coordinate security efforts to safeguard data while allowing for flexible information storage and retrieval. The technical and logic skills, the business ethics education, and the hands-on experience you'll have the chance to gain at DeVry University are designed to help open the door to rewarding opportunities in the database management field.

Professional Responsibilities


Career Options

Professional Responsibilities

Coursework in your bachelor's degree program in Computer Information Systems (CIS) from DeVry University with a specialization in Database Management is designed to prepare you' to design, program, administer, and secure databases for diverse organizations, businesses, and government agencies. Professional responsibilities of data analysts, database administrators, and database designers often include:

  • Designing, programming, and administrating data systems
  • Securing and safeguarding data and databases
  • Setting up computer databases and test systems
  • Ensuring data integrity and system backup
  • Monitoring and managing database server software

Database management careers are found across all industries, including:

  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Education
  • Legal
  • Insurance
  • Government
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Retail
Career Options

DeVry graduates in Computer Information Systems with a specialization in Database Management will be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • Database analysis
  • Database administration
  • Database engineering
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Software implementation