Data Management Certificate

Division: Business and Computer Information Systems


The Data Management Certificate helps prepare students for employment or further study in the Data Management and Sciences field. Data Sciences is the identification, analyses and interpretation of volumes of data that are collected from a wide variety of sources. Students will learn to identify patterns and relationships in large data sets, to resolve business questions and make data-driven decisions. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 15 units.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (16-19 units):
CIS 110 CLinux Operating System3
CIS 236 CIntro to Oracle - SQL PL-SQL3
CIS 274 CIT Project Management3
CIS 275 CAdv Python Programming3
COUN 151 CCareer and Life Planning3
CIS 295 CCIS Internship1-4
Total Units16-19

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

OUTCOME 1: Participating in this program teaches a student practical skill that can lead to a career as an Information Systems professional in industries such as management of companies and enterprises, insurance carriers, technical and management consulting services, computer systems design and related services, and depository credit intermediation. Careers include Business Analytics Specialist, Business Intelligence (BI) Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Visualization Developer, Operations Research Analyst, and Market Research Analyst.