Curriculum: Database Development and Management Associate in Applied Science Degree (010B) | Southwestern Illinois College

Database Development & Management Associate in Applied Science Degree (010B)

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

First Year
Fall Semester  
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 180 Introduction to Programming 3
CIS 185 Introduction to Information Technology 3
CIS 195 Introduction to Databases 3
ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition I 3
COMM 151 Fundamentals of Public Speaking  3
Total Semester Credits 15
Spring Semester  
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 165 Python Programming 3
CIS 184 Visual Basic Programming I 3
CIS 246 Systems Development & Design I 3
CIS 252 C# Programming I 3
CIS 275 SQL 3
MATH 107 General Education Statistics (or higher) 4
Human Well-Being Elective 2
Total Semester Credits 18

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Second Year

Fall Semester  
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 262 C# Programming II 3
CIS 266 Database Design 3
CIS 281 Database Programming 3
ECON 201 Principles of Economics I (Macro) 3
Human Relations Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 15
Spring Semester  
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 263 Data Access 3
CIS 283 Database Administration 3
CIS 297 Information Technology Internship 3
CIS Approved Electives 6
Total Semester Credits 15
   
Total Program Credits 63

CIS Approved Electives: Database Development & Management (010B)

 Course Number Semester Credits
CIS 165 Python Programming 3
CIS 174 Web Fundamentals I 3
CIS 178 Administrative Scripting  
CIS 184 Visual Basic Programming I 3
CIS 241 Visual Basic for Applications 3
CIS 250 C++ Programming I 3
CIS 260 C++ Programming II 3
CIS 264 ASP 3
CIS 284 Visual Basic Programming II 3
NETW 101 Introduction to Networking 3
OAT 185 Database Applications 3

Refer to the Online Course Catalog or Class Search link in eSTORM for a full course description.

Contact: For more information, contact Tim Brown, Program Coordinator, at (618) 222-5502 or by email at Tim.Brown@swic.edu.

Career Opportunities

  • Database Analyst
  • Database Developer
  • Database Web Developer
  • Database Programmer