2017-18 Catalog

Database Associate



The Database Specialist is designed to provide students with technical skills needed to become a database specialist.  The core curriculum centers on creating and managing databases in popular applications such as: Microsoft Access and SQL; as well as learn the basic fundamentals of programming and managing database servers.

Admission to the Program:  Open

First-Time Enrollees

  1. Complete an application for admission and, if desired, apply for financial aid.
  2. Send an official high school transcript or GED score report to the Admissions and Records Office.
  3. Complete the placement exam.
  4. Meet with an advisor/counselor to select classes and complete the registration process.

Computer Information Systems Course Completion Requirement

For credit toward degree requirements, all ICT courses must have been completed during the five school years preceding conference of the degree or must have the approval of the Associate Dean of Career, Technical, and Health Education Programs or Program Coordinator.

Department of Career, Technical & Health Education

2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: 309.341.5363

For Additional Information Contact:

The Welcome Center
Phone: 309.345.3500

For Graduation Requirements:

See the graduation policies and procedures page for details.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Spring SemesterSemester Hours
ICT.114 Microcomputer Database Applications 1 2
ICT.130 Fundamentals of Programming 3
ICT.205 Visual Basic Programming 3
ICT.214 Microcomputer Database Applications 2 3
ICT.225 Sql/Database Application 3
 Total Semester Hours14

Higgins, Diana D
associate dean of career technical health education

Herath, Suvineetha
instructor, information and communication technology