Information Technology – Cloud Computing – Data Specialist Track

The Information Technology – Database Management track at GTCC is designed for students who wish to start a career within database technologies, such as a Database Administrator, Database Architect and/or Database Programmer.  In today’s information-driven world having the technical skills to store, manage, and secure data is vital to the success of many businesses, not just a competitive advantage.  This degree focuses on how to effectively develop, manipulate, manage, and secure a database management system. You will gain exposure to Microsoft and Oracle database systems. In addition, you will utilize the Structured Query Language (SQL) to manipulate databases and develop front-end applications and websites that connect to databases. 

Credentialing Options

Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to follow the general enrollment process for GTCC.  During the advising process you will have the opportunity to indicate your desire to study within this curriculum. Your advisor will help you sign up for the specific courses you need.

Dr. Michael Collins, Instructor
336-334-4822 Ext. 50478

Yes, Financial aid is available if you qualify. Please visit the Financial Aid web page or contact the Financial Aid office at 336-334-4822 Option 3.

No. All software needed to complete this degree are free to students. You will learn to use several professional computer software applications during the completion of this degree. These are the standard used in the industry.

You will need a PC running the Windows operating system. An Apple brand computer running the MacOS operating system may not support some the software you are required to use.  If using a Mac, please ensure you can dual boot to Windows or use a virtualization application (such as Virtual Box, VMware, Parallels, etc.) for Windows applications.

Yes, this program is offered entirely online as part of our eDegree Program.  It is also available at our Jamestown Campus.