In depth knowledge of databases is becoming a requirement of many administrative assistant and software technical support jobs. The Database User Specialist certificate is targeted towards students with some basic computer knowledge and skills who want to upgrade their skills to be more competitive in the job market.
Certificate recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:
Work with Access database software at an advanced level of proficiency
Present the principles of relational databases and appropriately apply database terminology
Develop effective database user interfaces
Apply the basic principles of data modeling and normalization of database tables
Develop basic SQL commands
Develop basic database applications for the business environment