Database Management Specialization
DeVry’s Database Management specialization is designed to help you master the principles, tools, and techniques used in the design, programming, administration, and security of database management systems. Professionals in this field are relied upon to analyze the data needs of an organization or company, and determine how to organize and store the data in logical and useful ways. Database management opportunities often include positions such as data analyst, database administrator, and database designer.
Follow a career track in Database Management by choosing this specialization when you earn your bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS) from DeVry University.
All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.
When you specialize your Computer Information Systems degree in Database Management, your coursework at DeVry University may include these courses:
Advanced Topics in Database
In addition to data mining and warehousing, this Database Management course introduces database implications of efficient and effective transaction processing, including error handling, data validation, security, stored procedures and triggers, record locking, commit and rollback. Oracle and DB2 are the primary relational database management systems (RDBMS) used.
This course introduces a variety of database administration topics, including capacity planning, database management system (DBMS) architecture, performance tuning, backup, recovery and disaster planning, archiving, reorganization, and defragmentation.
Students in this Database Management course explore database topics such as dynamic structured query language (SQL), complex queries, data warehousing, reporting capability creation, performance tuning, and data security practices and technologies.