CURRICULAR GUIDE

Microcomp Database Specialist
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0917  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

Certificate holders may qualify for entry level/hands-on positions in this or a
related area. Additional training will enhance individual employment and
advancement opportunities.

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Information Technology and Office Systems Department, Old Central
Building, Room 137, telephone number (517) 483-1546.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 32 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
CABS 133    Microsoft Access Database                                        2
CABS 195    Microsoft Windows                                                2
CABS 232    Advanced Microsoft Access                                        2
CABS 234    Programming Microsoft Access                                     3
CISB 100    Intro Computer Info Systems                                      3
CISB 104    Introduction to DOS                                              1
CISB 114    Programming Logic                                                3
CISB 130    Data Communications                                              3
CISB 136    SQL: Structured Query Language                                   2
CISB 143    ORACLE Database for Business                                     2
CISB 200    Info Sys Tech/Problem Solving                                    3
CISB 230    Intro to Local Area Networks                                     3
CISB 250    Database Concepts                                                3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   32

1.    For graduation, a student must have earned a minimum 2.0 grade in all

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II
CABS 133          CABS 232
CABS 195          CABS 234
CISB 100          CISB 143
CISB 104          CISB 200
CISB 114          CISB 230
CISB 130          CISB 250
CISB 136