Data Management (Fast-Track) Certificate Program

Certificate -  Computer Information Technology Department

The information below applies to students entering the program in fall 2017. For the most accurate program requirements for your catalog year, please log in to BHCC Self Service to review your specific program requirements. Any questions? Stop by or contact the LifeMap Commons on the Charlestown Campus - E-Building, Room E-235; Phone 617-228-2230.
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 Prerequisites for CIT110 or CIT182: ESL098 or RDG095 or placement; prerequisites for CIT113: ENG090 and RDG090 or placement
Introduction to Big Data with R and R-Studio CIT137 4 CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or CIT182
Cisco Networking I CIT162 3 RDG095 or ESL098 or placement
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
Total Credits 16
Last Modified Date: April 13, 2017

Additional Information

View Gainful Employment Information for Data Management (Fast-Track) Certificate Program.

View Department Page

View Division Page

View Courses

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.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Design and code complex queries.
  • Find databases, and convert the data into readable and analyzable formats.
  • Support Excel functions and databases.
  • Support basic data gathering and manipulation with R programming.