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Computer and Database Certifications and Training

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projected employment for computer scientists and database administrators to grow at an astonishing rate of 37 percent in the decade stretching from 2006 to 2016. Looking at those numbers, it's no surprise that thousands of computer and database training programs have sprung up to teach a new generation of tech workers.

Computer and database classes may take place at major universities, community colleges, and online. Database training of any type can prove very valuable in today's technology-intensive work environment. An associate's degree related to database administration is usually enough to get a start in the field. If you want to better your chances of moving up in the field quickly, go for a master's degree in a computer-related field.

Other training programs focus on qualifying students as experts in specific database software programs. Becoming a Microsoft Certified Database Administrator, for example, can be a strong career move if you want to work with computers in a corporate environment.

Successful computer scientists and database administrators commit to taking classes and re-upping certifications throughout their careers in order to stay current in this constantly evolving field.

Working with Computers and Databases: Career Information

Telecommunications companies, private corporations, and various government agencies are among the major employers of database specialists. However, database experts may find work anywhere there's a database--and in today's world, that means database experts can find work most everywhere they look.

The number and importance of databases renders database specialists habitually well-paid and readily employable. According to the BLS, median annual earnings of computer and information scientists measured $100,900 in May 2008, and database administrators made $69,740 in the same year. Staffing company Robert Half International had database managers gaining annual pay of $84,750 to $116,000 in their 2007 Robert Half International Salary Guide.

Database administrators with a combination of the proper certifications and education will stand out from the pack in any job market, even a highly competitive one. The BLS projected that available positions for database administrators will grow from 119,000 in 2006 to 154,000 in 2016. Get started on your education and certifications today, and take advantage of this growth.

Database Schools
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At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.

Programs : A.A. in Information Technology/Database Development, and more..

Campus Locations :

Online: Online, KY

Five colleges of study.  One clear focus: Your career success. Earn the respect of employers with a degree you can earn on campus, online or both.

Programs : Bachelor's - Computer Information Systems - Database Management, Bachelor's - Computer Information Systems - Database Management, and more..

Campus Locations :

Chicago: Chicago, IL

Merrillville: 1000 East 80th Place Ste. 222 Mall Merrillville, IN 46410

Duluth: 3505 Koger Blvd. Suite 170 Duluth, GA 30096

Henderson: 2490 Paseo Verde Parkway Suite 150 Henderson, NV 89074

Tampa: 6700 Lakeview Center Drive Suite 150 Tampa, FL 33619

San Jose: 2160 Lundy Ave. Suite 250 San Jose, CA 95131

Anaheim: 1900 S. State College Blvd. Suite 150 Anaheim, CA 92806

Columbus: 8800 Lyra Drive Suite 120 Columbus, OH 43240

Milwaukee: 411 E. Wisconsin Ave. Ste 300 Milwaukee, WI 53202

Philadelphia: 1800 JFK Blvd Suite 104 Philadelphia, PA 19103

Lynnwood: Redstone Corporate Center, 19020 33rd Ave W, Ste Lynnwood, WA 98036

Pomona: 901 Corporate Center Dr. Pomona, CA 91768

Fremont: 6600 Dumbarton Circle Fremont, CA 94555

Miami: 8700 W. Flagler St. Ste. 100 Miami, FL 33174

Denver: 1870 W. 122nd Ave. Denver, CO 80234

New York: 180 Madison Ave. Suite 900 New York, NY 10016

Long Beach: 3880 Kilroy Airport Way Long Beach, CA 90806

Portland: 9755 SW Barnes Road Peterkort Center II Portland, OR 97225

Auburn: 3600 S 344th Way 0 Auburn, WA 98001

Decatur: One West Court Square Ste 100 Decatur, GA 30030

Louisville: 10172 Linn Station Rd. Ste. 300 Louisville, KY 40223

Phoenix: 2149 W. Dunlap Phoenix, AZ 85021

Atlanta: 100 Galleria Parkway SE Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30339

Tinley Park: 18624 West Creek Drive Tinley Park, IL 60477

Cherry Hill: 921 Haddonfield Road Ste. D Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

Colorado Springs: 1175 Kelly Johnson Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Fresno: 7575 North Fresno St. Suite 575 Fresno, CA 93720

Houston: 11125 Equity Drive Houston, TX 77041

Downers Grove: Highland Landmark V 3005 Highland Pkwy. Ste. 100 Downers Grove, IL 60515

Oklahoma City: 4013 Northwest Expressway Suite 100 Oklahoma City, OK 73116

Fort Lauderdale: 600 Corporate Dr. Suite 200 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

Bethesda: 4550 Montgomery Ave. Suite 100 N. Bethesda, MD 20814

Southfield: 26999 Central Park Blvd. Suite 125 Southfield, MI 48076

Independence: 6000 Lombardo Center Suite 200 Independence, OH 44131

San Antonio: 1919 NW Loop 410 Suite 150 San Antonio, TX 78213

King of Prussia: 150 Allendale Road Suite 3250 King of Prussia, PA 19406

Englewood: 6312 S. Fiddlers Green Cr. Suite 150E Englewood, CO 80111

Manassas: 10432 Balls Ford Road Suite 150 Manassas, VA 20109

Richardson: 2201 N. Central Expressway Richardson, TX 75080

Oakland: 505 14th St. Oakland, CA 94612

Charlotte: 2015 Ayrsley Town Blvd. Suite 109 Charlotte, NC 28273

Elgin: Randall Point 2250 Point Blvd. Suite 250 Elgin, IL 60123

Kansas City: 11224 Holmes Rd. Kansas City, MO 64131

Stockbridge: 675 Southcrest Parkway Stockbridge, GA 30281

Elk Grove: 2216 Kausen Dr. Ste. 1 Elk Grove, CA 95758

Rego Park: 99-21 Queens Blvd. Rego Park, NY 11374

Orlando: 1800 Pembrook Drive Suite 160 Orlando, FL 32810

Pittsburgh: 210 Sixth Ave. Ste. 200 Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Paramus: 35 Plaza Professional Center 81 Rte. 4 W. Ste. 102 Paramus, NJ 07652

Indianapolis: 9100 Keystone Crossing Suite 300 Indianapolis, IN 46240

Gurnee: 1075 Tri-State Pkwy. Ste. 800 Gurnee, IL 60031

Saint Louis: 11830 Westline Industrial Dr. Suite 550 Saint Louis, MO 63146

Memphis: 6401 Poplar Ave Suite 600 Memphis, TN 38119

San Diego: 2655 Camino Del Rio North Suite 201 San Diego, CA 92108

Morrisville: 1600 Perimeter Park Drive Suite 100 Morrisville, NC 27560

Daly City: 2001 Junipero Serra Blvd. Suite 161 Daly City, CA 94014

Bellevue: 600 108th Ave. NE Suite 230 Bellevue, WA 98004

Jacksonville: 5200 Belfort Road Ste. 175 Jacksonville, FL 32256

Glendale: 6751 N. Sunset Blvd. Ste. 104 Glendale, AZ 85305

Minneapolis: 7700 France Ave. S. Ste. 575 Minneapolis, MN 55435

Sherman Oaks: 15301 Ventura Blvd B-100 Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Naperville: 2056 Westings Ave. Suite 40 Naperville, IL 60563

Sandy: 9350 S. 150 E. Suite 420 Sandy, UT 84070

Chesapeake: 1317 Executive Blvd. Suite 100 Chesapeake, VA 23320

Austin: 11044 Research Blvd Suite B100 Austin, TX 78759

Addison: 1221 North Swift Road Addison, IL 60101

Alhambra: 1000 S. Fremont Ave. Alhambra, CA 91803

Nashville: 3343 Perimeter Hill Drive Suite 200 Nashville, TN 37211

Cincinnati: 8800 Governor's Hill Drive Cincinnati, OH 45249

Sugar Land: 14100 Southwest Frwy. Ste. 100 Sugar Land, TX 77478

Oxnard: 300 E. Esplanade Dr., Suite 100, Oxnard, CA 93036

Fort Worth: City Center Tower II, 301 Commerce Street Suite 2000 Fort Worth, TX 76102

Arlington: 2405 Crystal City Dr. Arlington, VA 22202

Hollywood: 14700 Caribbean Way Hollywood, FL 33027

Palmdale: One 39115 Trade Center Dr. Ste. 100 Palmdale, CA 93551

Colton: 1090 E Washington St Colton, CA 92324

Mesa: 1201 South Alma School Road Suite 5450 Mesa, AZ 85210

Dayton: 3610 Pentagon Blvd. Ste. 100 Dayton, OH 45431

Alpharetta: 2555 Northwinds Pkwy. Alpharetta, GA 30009

North Brunswick: 630 US Highway One North Brunswick, NJ 08902

Irving: 4800 Regent Blvd. Irving, TX 75063

With more than 300 online and residential areas of study, Liberty offers programs from the certificate to doctoral level.

Programs : Undergraduate Certificate in Database, and more..

Campus Locations :

Lynchburg: 1971 University Boulevard Lynchburg, VA 24502

Earn a respected bachelor's degree, master's degree, or Ph.D. online at Walden University.

Programs : B.S. in Information Technology - Database Administration and Data Center Operations, and more..

Campus Locations :

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To succeed in today’s world, you need an edge.  Get it at ECPI University! 

Programs : Database Programming - Bachelor, Database Programming - Associate, and more..

Campus Locations :

Virginia Beach: 5555 Greenwich Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Greenville: 1001 Keys Drive #100 Greenville, SC 29615

Columbia: 250 Berryhill Road #300 Columbia, SC 29210

Newport News: 1001 Omni Boulevard Newport News, VA 23606

Glen Allen: 4305 Cox Road Glen Allen, VA 23060

Global Information Technology (GIT) is a State Certified IT Training School serving the Public Domain and Corporations in the Detroit Metropolitan area since 1999.

Programs : Oracle Database: RAC for Administrators, Oracle Database 11g: Administrator Certified Professional, Oracle 11g Database Administration, and more..

Campus Locations :

Lathrup Village: 28600 Southfield Road Lathrup Village, MI 48076

CTU can connect you to a powerful professional network, real-world faculty and innovative technology.

Programs : Denver - Master of Science - Computer Science: Database Systems, and more..

Campus Locations :

Englewood: 5775 Denver Tech Ctr. Blvd, Suite 100 Englewood, CO 80111

ABCO Technology is engaged in the business of providing job training for all types of applications and software used in the real-world job environment.

Programs : Oracle DBA, Database Management, Databases, and more..

Campus Locations :

Los Angeles: 6733 Sepulveda Blvd. Suite 106 Los Angeles, CA 90045

One of the nation's leading public technological universities, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) prepares students to be leaders in the technology dependent economy of the 21st century. Founded in 1881 as the Newark Technical School, NJIT is now home to nearly 50 laboratories, centers and business incubators, resulting in hundreds of research breakthroughs. NJIT's vision stresses innovation, entrepreneurship, and engagement in order to address the issues facing our society. The university's educational tradition emphasizes the pursuit of excellence, real-world learning, and applied research.

Programs : Master of Science in Computer Science - Database and Data Mining, and more..

Campus Locations :

Newark: 323 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102

New Horizons Computer Learning Centers has grown to become the largest independent IT training company worldwide. We offer more courses, at more times and in more locations than any other company in the computer training industry.

Programs : Oracle DBA, Oracle Operator, Databases, and more..

Campus Locations :

Omaha: 2521 N. 120th st. Suite 400 Omaha, NE 68164

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