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Who Should Attend

Sophisticated end users or programmers, who need a solid foundation in database design, query and processing language, should attend this course. Course work focuses on database design, creation, organization, retrieval, and management.

“The Database Design certificate program courses were excellent! The project team approach and the accessibility to the instructor for additional information were exceptional!"
- Mary Ellen Lewis, graduate of database design certificate program, quality assurance analyst, USERS Fiserv Credit Union Division, Valley Forge

Certificate Requirement: three courses

A Penn State Great Valley certificate is awarded upon completion of the three required courses. Participants not wishing to take the entire sequence are welcome to take any course that interests them, pending prerequisite knowledge.

Continuing Education Units

Continuing Education Units (CEUs), based on a standard of one unit per 10 hours of classroom contact, are awarded.

For more information call 610-648-3281, or email gvskills@psu.edu. 

This is a PDO (Professional Development Opportunity)  eligible program.

Register online or call 610-648-3274.   Find out more about registration options and the withdrawl/refund policy.


Required Courses - Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Schedule

Early registration discount of $50 for CSE 7025, when registered by August 17.

Course #


Course Title 
(click course # for description)

Sessions

Time

Fall I

Fall II

CSE 7025 Database Design & Modeling-Introduction

7

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Thurs.,
8/27 - 10/8
$595      
Register online   

 
CSE 7026  Structured Query Language (SQL) - Introduction
Prerequisite: Database Design and Modeling or instructor approval
 

7

 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.   Thurs.,
10/22 - 12/10
(no class 11/26)
$595
Register online

Course #

 

Course Title
(click course # for description)

Sessions

Time

Spring I  
CSE 7027  Oracle PL/SQL Programming
Prerequisite: Structured Query Language (SQL) or instructor approval
 7  6:00 - 9:00 p.m. TBA
$595
 

Note: The University reserves the right to cancel courses owing to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.

“The database design certificate program courses were excellent! The project team approach and the accessibility to the instructor for additional information were exceptional!"
- Mary Ellen Lewis, graduate of Database Design Certificate program, Quality Assurance Analyst, USERS Fiserv Credit Union Division, Valley Forge

On-site Programs: Develop a stronger workforce for the future

Companies and organizations can have programs conducted on site or at another location. Program content can be customized to meet the needs of the company.  Call 610-648-3281 for information.