What Are the Top Schools for an Associate's Degree in Database Administration Technology?

An associate's degree in database administration technology prepares graduates to plan, design and run computer database systems for a variety of organizations. Learn about the three top U.S. schools for an associate's degree in this field ranked by professional certification options. Schools offering Database Administration degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

How to Choose a Top School in Database Administration Technology

When choosing a top school in this field, look for programs that offer specializations when there isn't a program already offered in database administration. Look for schools that offer Oracle database specialist certificate programs and that prepare students for any exams available to them upon graduation. Consider schools that expect students to enter into a career field immediately after graduating as they may be the best options when planning to enter the work force.

Top Schools in this Field

Southwest Virginia Community College in Cedar Bluff, VA

Southwest Virginia Community College (SVCC) awards the Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology with a specialization in database administration. This 2-year degree program includes courses in database fundamentals, SQL programming and database management software. Additionally, SVCC also offers an Oracle database specialist certificate program. Programs available in this field of study are:

  • Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in Gulfport, MS

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) offers a diploma, certificate and Associate of Applied Science in Database Administration Technology at its Jefferson Davis campus in Gulfport. These programs include coursework that focuses on database design and programming. Students who complete the associate's degree program are prepared for Oracle Certified Associate database administration exams. Programs offered include:

  • Associate of Applied Science in Database Administration Technology

American Military University in Charles Town, WV

American Military University (AMU) offers an online Associate of Science degree program in Database Application Development. The program include coursework that focuses on database design and programming, and students who complete the associate's degree program will be prepared for a number of careers in the IT field. Programs offered include:

  • Associate of Science in Database Application Development

More Schools Offering Associate's Degrees in Database Administration Technology

College/University Institution Type Location
Butler Community College 2-year, Public El Dorado, KS
Rowan College 2-year, Public Sewell, NJ
Pierce College - Fort Steilacoom 2-year, Public Lakewood, WA
Foothill College 2-year, Public Los Altos Hills, CA
Mt. Hood Community College 2-year, Public Gresham, OR
Lansing Community College 2-year, Public Lansing, MI
Atlanta Technical College 2-year, Public Atlanta, GA
Hillsborough Community College 2-year, Public Tampa, FL
Chattahoochee Technical College2-year, PublicMarietta, GA
Lakeland Community College2-year, PublicKirkland, OH

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