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Database Application Developer

Available: Fall

Program Description

Seneca's School of Information and Communications Technology is a recognized leader in developing and delivering relevant programs. The Database Application Developer program will teach you how to design and implement databases on Linux/ UNIX and Windows platforms. You'll create web-enabled databases using ORACLE and SQL Server that can be manipulated through a GUI front end created with Java or Visual Basic in the .NET environment.

Campus

Duration

2 Semesters (1 Year)

Credential Awarded

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Your Career

Specialize in Database development and give yourself a career advantage. Graduates of our intensive Database Application Developer graduate certificate program work as Database developers, Database web programmers, Database programmers and Web developers.

Work-Integrated Learning - Optional

Optional Work Term

Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional work term(s) in a formal work environment.  The work term(s) is similar in length to an academic semester and typically involves full-time work hours that may be paid or unpaid. In programs with limited work term opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility.  Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional work term stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Work-Integrated Learning Model - Fall Term
  Fall Winter Summer
Year 1 Semester 1 Semester 2 Work Term
Work-Integrated Learning Model - Winter Term
  Fall Winter Fall
Year 1 Semester 1 Semester 2 Work Term

Related Careers

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

This Seneca program has been validated by the Credential Validation Service as an Ontario College Credential as required by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.

Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility

  • Applicants must have ONE of the following:
    • A degree or postsecondary diploma in Computers; OR
    • A degree or postsecondary diploma in a non–computer field, +2 yrs IT experience with relevant résumé and references; OR
    • A degree or postsecondary diploma in a non–computer field and completion of IT programming courses; OR
    • Applicants with 3 to 5 years of related work experience may be considered. Relevant résumé and references must be provided.
  • English proficiency at the postsecondary level.

Program Costs

2017-18 ACADEMIC YEAR

Tuition – Domestic

$8,753

Tuition – International

$18,847

Book & Supply Costs

$1,650


Please note: All costs are approximate, may vary by campus and are subject to change at any time without notice. Parking, locker and some mandatory incidental fees are among the charges not included in the figures above.

Program Details

The Degree and Credit Transfer Office provides a number of services for students continuing their education at Seneca, and for graduating students considering degree transfer options.

Through transfer agreements and institution partnerships, graduates of this Seneca College program may be eligible for credit at various post-secondary institutions. Please refer to the Degree Transfer Guide for more information.

Transfer Credit may be granted for courses deemed equivalent to courses at Seneca that have been completed at recognized postsecondary institutions. Additional information is available online.

Please take a few moments to view Important Academic Dates for your relevant term.

Please select the curriculum from the Academic Year in which you started (or will be starting) your studies. An Academic Year begins in September and ends in August of the following year.

Also see: English and General Education requirements.

Admissions

Need to know more about your application and/or the application process? Reach out to our admissions advisors for assistance.

Domestic
Karishma Jacob 416.491.5050 ext. 22805 Karishma.Jacob@senecacollege.ca
International

Student Recruitment

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Student Recruitment
Additional Contacts

Program Coordinator

Cindy Laurin 416.491.5050 ext. 33276 Cindy.Laurin@senecacollege.ca

Program Chair

Mary-Lynn Manton 416.491.5050 ext. 33264 Mary-Lynn.Manton@senecacollege.ca

Why Choose Seneca?

Passionate, expert faculty from a range of professions


Real-world learning experiences through paid and non-paid work opportunities


Curriculums developed in collaboration with industry advisory committees


A variety of credentials offered from certificates, diplomas, degrees, and graduate certificates


Opportunities to pathway to higher level credentials at Seneca and other universities in our transfer partnership network