Learn Skills to Help You Succeed in Your IT Career as a Database Administrator

A Database Administrator manages, tests, and implements computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems, coordinate changes to computer databases, and may plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases. May also specify users and user access levels for each segment of database, and write and code logical and physical database descriptions, specify identifiers of database to management system, or direct others in coding descriptions.

Growing and In Demand Careers Include:
  • Data Architect
  • Database Administration Manager
  • Database Administrator (DBA)
  • Database Analyst
  • Database Coordinator
  • Database Developer
  • Database Programmer
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Management Information Systems Director (MIS Director)
  • System Administrator

Bright Outlook, growing and in demand, occupations are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, or will have large numbers of job openings. View all Bright Outlook occupations.

90,070

What You Could Be Making

9,300

US Projected Openings by 2026

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2018 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections.

Former Students & Graduates are Currently Working at the following organizations: 
  • Wincorp Solutions
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