Earn a Data Management Certificate

With our industry-driven the Data Management Certificate program, the completer is provided with an introduction to the core competencies of a data management professional.

Students will learn database management by establishing database environments and designing databases using structured and unstructured data schemes. Students will utilize Data Definition Language and Data Manipulation Language to define, retrieve, and manipulate data. Students will learn data analytics by examining the data visualization and analysis process and common statistical techniques for the analysis of data.

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Why Pursue a Data Management Certificate

With the one-year Blue Ridge CTC’s Data Management Certificate , students earn valuable knowledge to perform data programming (SQL), data analytics, data analysis and data visualization. The Data Management Certificate students learn to:

    • Communicate effectively with both verbal and written forms.
    • Perform and share cooperatively in teams or groups.
    • Research and present technical concepts using office productivity software.
    • Evaluate various databases and database management systems.
    • Develop computer programming logic by incorporating input/output, control/repetition, data structures and manipulations with arrays and lists.

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Become Career Ready With Data Management Certificate

Can you see yourself as a successful Database administrator? Our Data Management Certificate teaches students in-demand skills through an industry-focused curriculum required to enter the field of Data Management by possessing a combination of technical skills, soft skills, and foundational knowledge.

Throughout this program, students learn the latest workforce-ready technical skills, knowledge, competencies, and professional aptitude required in day-to-day as a Database Administrator, Database Architect, or Data Management Specialist.

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What Will You Learn - Curriculum Overview

With a Blue Ridge CTC Data Management Certificate , students learn hands-on skills necessary to design and manage database environments.

This program delivers students a practical understanding of the Data Management Certificate. The curriculum helps students to learn:

    • Utilize Data Definition Language and Data Manipulation Language to define, retrieve, and manipulate data.
    • Program data structures, algorithms, and best practices in secure coding.
    • Learn data analytics by examining the data visualization and analysis process and common statistical techniques for the analysis of data.
    • Practice summarizing and visualizing the characteristics of data sets.

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