Database Support Specialist (Fast-Track) Certificate Program
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
Applications/Concepts or Info Technology Problem Solving or PC Hardware and Software CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT182 3 ESL098 or RDG095 ENG090 and RDG090
Principles of Internet and Info Security CIT118 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
Database Design with MS Access CIT128 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
SQL Programming CIT236 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
Decision Support Using MS Excel CIT234 3 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval
Keyboarding Techniques OIM100 1
Total Credits 16

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Program Overview

This program prepares students to become database and spreadsheet support technicians who work with users to identify their needs and design and program reports and forms to meet those needs.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program qualify for entry-level database and spreadsheet support positions in a wide range of organizations.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.bhcc.mass.edu/ certificate-programs.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Design and code complex queries.
  • * Support desktop security functions.
  • Support Excel and Access functions.