Business Analytics Certificate


Businesses across all industries are using data and analytics to improve their decision-making process and create forward looking strategies using fact-based insights. The Business Analytics Certificate is designed to provide an understanding of the fundamentals of working with data, how to leverage basic tools to tell a story, and create analytical insights that will drive value for your organization.

The classes in this certificate program will expand your understanding and jump start your career in business analytics.


Foundations Course Description
Large amounts of unstructured data can be daunting to review or even understand which can lead to poor insight generation and even worse decision making.

In this course, you’ll:

  • Learn how to set up an analytics project for success
  • Types of data and their uses
  • Data collection methodology
  • How to properly clean data for efficient use.

Advanced Course Description
In today’s data rich environment, the challenge is not trying to get information, but rather finding the right information to help in your decision-making process.

In this course, you’ll learn:

  • How to analyze data for recommendations
  • Create actionable insights
  • Tell your story in an effective way that will drive positive change for your organization.

Program Details

To earn the certificate, you must successfully complete all of the following courses:

  • Business Analytics Foundations
  • Business Analytics Advanced

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