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Database Administrators

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Develop standards and guidelines to guide the use and acquisition of software and to protect vulnerable information.
Modify existing databases and database management systems or direct programmers and analysts to make changes.
Test programs or databases, correct errors, and make necessary modifications.
Plan, coordinate and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure.
Approve, schedule, plan, and supervise the installation and testing of new products and improvements to computer systems, such as the installation of new databases.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public DATA ANALYTICS Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 27
University of Kansas Lawrence Public INTERDISCIPLINARY COMPUTING Bachelor Degree - BS 125
University of Kansas Lawrence Public COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BS 128
Washburn University Topeka Public COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Washburn University Topeka Public COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE Associate Degree - AA 62
Washburn University Topeka Public COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Kansas State University Manhattan Public COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BS 124
Kansas State University Manhattan Public COMPUTER SCIENCE CERTIFICATE Postsecondary award/certificate/diploma(< 1 academic year) - CERT 14
Butler Community College El Dorado Public CYBER SECURITY Associate Degree - AAS 60
Butler Community College El Dorado Public CYBER SECURITY One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 30
Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita Public COMPTIA SECURITY+ CERTIFICATION Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 3
Wichita State University Wichita Public COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SSD - SECURITY/APP/GAME DEVELOPMENT Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SSD - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FOUNDATIONS/APP DEVELOPMENT, DATABASES & APPLICATIONS One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 39
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SOFTWARE, SECURITY AND DEVELOPMENT Associate Degree - AAS 62
Seward County Community College Liberal Public COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 30
Seward County Community College Liberal Public COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS Associate Degree - AAS 64
Park University Kansas City Private INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE - DATA MANAGEMENT Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Park University Kansas City Private INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE - COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private IT PROFESSIONAL ANUUAL PASS PROGRAM Certificate - CERT 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private SECURITY + CERTIFICATION UPGRADE Certificate - CERT 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private CYBERSECURITY CONCEPTS Certificate - CERT 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private CYBER SECURITY Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private ADVANCED CYBERSECURITY Certificate - CERT 0
Vatterott College - Wichita Campus Wichita Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY Diploma - CERT2 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private COMPUTER SECURITY Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EMPH COMPUTER SECURITY & FORENSICS Bachelor of Science - BS 0