The purpose of the Database Application Development and Programming program is to prepare students for employment as Computer Programmers and Software Developers. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon successfully obtaining their Microsoft Technology Associate certifications in Database Essentials and Software Development.  

HOURS

1,200, approximately one year (60 weeks)

COST

Tuition is approximately $5,729, plus books and fees (PDF)

TESTING REQUIREMENTS

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (PERT)

LOCATION

MTC East Campus

STARTING SALARIES

Vary, ranging from $47,082 to $93,351*

*Based on local industry information.

 

PROUD SUPPORTERS OF OUR PROGRAM

  • On Top Of The World Communities, Inc.
  • MRMC
  • Marion County Public Schools (MCPS)
  • Ocala IT Professionals

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Database Application Development & Programming Master Plan of Instruction
(PDFopens in a new window)

  • Fundamentals of programming and software development
  • Procedural and object-oriented programming
  • Creating regular and specialized applications using standard and extended Structured Query Language (SQL), including testing, monitoring, debugging, documenting, and maintaining database applications

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS 

Microsoft Technology Associate Certifications in Database Essentials and Software Development

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Computer Programmer
  • Mobile Applications Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Website Developer
  • Software Engineer

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

TBA

Instructor

To Be Announced.

STEPS TO ENROLLMENT

  • ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION
  • AND/OR INTERVIEW WITH INSTRUCTOR
  • APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID, IF APPLICABLE
  • COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION
  • MEET WITH AN ADMISSIONS ADVISOR
  • FILL OUT YOUR PROGRAM’S SUPPLEMENTAL PACKET, IF APPLICABLE
  • PAY YOUR APPLICATION FEE

ADDITIONAL FORMS

N/A

BOOK LIST

Tuition is approximately $5,729, plus books and fees (PDF)

ONLINE COMPONENT

Yes