Earning the Java Foundations Certified Junior Associate and the Oracle Database Foundations Certified Junior Associate credentials arm you with evidence of your knowledge of the fundamentals of Java programming and database concepts. Oracle Junior Associate Certifications can be a helpful credential when applying for internships, summer jobs, and your first job leaving post-secondary education as well as preparing you to progress into Oracle Certified Associate level, and later to Oracle Certified Professional.
These Junior Associate certifications are focused on students in secondary schools, two- and four- year colleges and universities who have participated in the Oracle Academy program and/or are studying computer science including relevant Java and database curricula and faculty members who teach foundational Java, database and computer science classes.
In order to register with Pearson VUE for the Junior Associate Certifications exam, you will need an Oracle Academy certification voucher at the time of exam registration.
*The Java Foundations Certified Junior Associate exam does not assume any hands-on professional experience with Java. However, to be successful, you will need a basic understanding of Java programming language and concepts and have mathematical, logical, and analytical problem-solving skills. In addition, you must know how to write and execute a Java program and work with the Java Development kit (JDK) and the Java Runtime Environment (JRE).
**The Oracle Database Foundations Certified Junior Associate exam does not assume any hands-on experience with Oracle Database products. However, to be successful, you need a basic understanding of the different types of database models and components. In addition, you need to know how tables are designed and the types of relationships between tables to manipulate data via SQL queries as well as familiarity with mapping of ERD model into relations.