Sample Courses

CMP 556 Database Management Systems I (3)

Prerequisite: CMP 350

This course provides an introduction to relational models, normalization, query facilities, transactions, indexing, security issues, relational algebra, SQL database design stages, distributed databases, data warehousing, data and database administration, the JSON data inter-change format, and Internet database environments. Students will learn about various DBMS software products and multi-user database environments and how they are controlled.

GEOG 101 World Geography (3)

Prerequisite: None

This course provides a survey of physical, cultural, and economic aspects of world regions. It serves as an introduction to how constituent parts of the world differ from one another in their associated resources, cultures, and economics. Attention is given to the interrelationships, interdependencies, and associations that bind together the diverse communities of the world.