Rochester Institute of Technology

B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences

Database Administration (Adv. Certificate)


One Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Database Administration (Adv. Certificate)

Format: Online

Program Description:

The advanced certificate program in database administration provides students with the knowledge and expertise needed to seek or further careers in database administration. Graduates will be able to discuss and develop policies, procedures, and standards needed to manage data in a diverse organization. The four-course program sequence provides the knowledge necessary to manage and deploy databases using a major commercial database management system.



International Student Requirements:

International applicants will be required to have prior academic performance equivalent to a 3.0 GPA or a first class diploma from an accredited four-year program. The GRE is required for all international applicants.Applicants whose native language is other than English must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) examination to demonstrate strong English language skills.

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: For graduate study, many of the 70 graduate programs offer assistantships. Additionally, more than 9,000 student jobs are available on campus each year.

# of Credits Required: 16

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.

Locale: Large Suburb

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