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Data Management for Public and Nonprofit Organizations

For course schedules, see Rutgers University Schedule of Classes.

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The course introduces student to the design and management of data systems. Students will learn to design simple databases, understand the use of different data types and formats, download data from external sites, report and extract data. They will be introduced to the use of complex data queries as a form of data analysis. They will learn to use common database software for both relational and object-oriented database management. They will also learn essential principles for making data secure, accessible, and easily maintained.