Online Undergraduate Database Certificate Program Enhance Your Knowledge of Database Systems


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Liberty University’s 100% online undergraduate Database Certificate provides core training in the fascinating language of coding, database development, and application programming. Through 6 classes, you can learn how to take a database or application through each step of the development process — from design to delivery. Our database administration online courses also provide hands-on experience in industry-leading SQL, RDBMS, and ER CASE tools.

Organizations heavily rely on database systems to help them operate successfully in competitive markets. With Liberty’s database administrator training program, you can prepare to enter this fast-paced field and provide valuable support to companies across all industries. Maybe you’re looking to grow in your current role as a database professional, or perhaps you’d like to explore new opportunities within the field of information technology (IT). Either way, we can help you develop the knowledge and skills needed to pursue an exciting career.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Are you worried that school will get in the way of your other commitments? If so, we have just what you need! Our Database Certificate courses are offered 100% online with no set login times. As long as you meet the deadline for each assignment, you can complete your coursework whenever it’s most convenient for you. And you won’t have to take time away from your busy schedule to attend on-campus classes.

At Liberty, you won’t have to sacrifice quality for flexibility. We proudly hold accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). You can be confident that our online database administration courses have met rigorous academic standards and accreditation requirements.

Throughout this online database program, you will study under professors who have years of real-world experience. Drawing on what they have learned in their own careers, they can help you develop skills that are essential to a career in database development. Our faculty are committed to helping you learn, grow, and thrive as you pursue your career goals.

If you later decide to further your education, many of the credits from this certificate can transfer to our online B.S. in Information Technology – Application and Database Development program as well as to our B.S. in Information Systems – Database degree.

Companies of all sizes rely on databases for data management, storage, and retrieval. Through our database college courses, you can gain a solid foundation in programming, information systems, and database architecture. You’ll also explore best methods for building business-oriented applications as well as conceptual and practical aspects of database design.

Learn how to use programming languages to manipulate data in the foremost database management systems. Our database courses explore foundational and advanced topics so you can create and administer effective database systems. With this knowledge, you can help your business maintain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

At Liberty, we seek to Train Champions for Christ. In this program, you can gain more than technical skills and know-how — you can learn how to live out ethical principles in your career and approach technology from a biblical perspective.

Are you ready to start helping businesses develop and maintain efficient databases? If so, partner with us. We can help you pursue a rewarding career in the booming IT industry.

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Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.