Learn how to link financial outcomes with profit-driven decisions. The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics offers a four-course introduction to transforming data into decisions through a focus on interpretation, explanation, and knowledge of practical approaches to data analytics. Choose to specialize your certificate through a customizable curriculum, and enhance your technical skills in the areas that interest you.

  • 12 credits
  • Face-to-face class sessions
  • Hands-on opportunities through real-world data exploration
  • Provides quantitative preparation in advance of pursuing a master’s program
  • Credits earned may be transferred to a Fox School Specialized Master’s or MBA program

Ideal for:

  • Professionals who want to learn more about business analytics but are not yet ready to pursue a full master’s program
  • Professionals interested in supplementing their skills with technical and quantitative expertise


Required Courses:

  • Visualization: The Art of Numbers
  • Business Analytics

Choose two of the courses below:

  • Statistical Learning and Data Mining
  • Experiments: Knowledge by Design
  • Decision Models: Data to Profit
  • Data: Care, Feeding, and Cleaning
  • Advanced Business Analytics