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Certificate in Business Analytics

The Business Analytics Certificate Program gives professionals a hands-on opportunity to apply analytics to real-world problems and situations. Students learn strategies for leveraging “Big Data” and predictive modeling to drive smart business decisions.

Business Analytics

Program Courses

To earn a certificate in Business Analytics, you must complete the four core courses. There is no admissions process for the Certificate in Business Analytics. Start the path toward your certificate by registering for your first course below.




Professional Development Programs

Business Analytics Program
BUS_ANLY 202-DL Modeling Methods *Core Course

This course introduces students to applying predictive models in business areas such as marketing, finance, supply chain, etc. The course aims to provide a hands-on approach to teach students about models that are frequently applied to make informed business decisions. Students will learn regression and classification methods – based on ordinary least squares based regression, logistic regression, and multinomial logit, and classification and regression trees. Student will learn how to implement these methods in the R statistical programming language. The course format is a combination of textbook readings, Video sessions, group discussions, and online lectures from faculty. Weekly quizzes and programming assignments using R will be used to reinforce both concepts and practice.


PREREQUISITES: Students must complete BUS_ANLY 201-DL before registering for this course.


Tuition:
$1995

Summer 2017 Sec #50 (202-DL)
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Schedule Notes:

This course is offered exclusively ONLINE.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
07/08/17 - 08/26/17 Optional Sync Sa
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Online Open 41470
BUS_ANLY 204-DL Analytics Communication and Management *Core Course

In this section we will focus the keys to becoming a predictive analytics enabled organization. Next we will examine how to take the results from data mining and predictive analytics to create powerful and convincing visual analytics. We will focus on creating info graphics, PowerPoint presentations, Dashboarding software and writing simple code in R to create powerful charts and infographics. We will also learn methods to create lasting impact on the audience while designing such infographics, visuals and dashboards. We will learn different examples from the industry on the best practices. Lastly, we will examine how an organization can use predictive analytics as a competitive advantage and the privacy and security concerns that may accompany that transformation.

 

Students CAN take this course out of sequence (before completing BUS_ANLY 201, 202, 203).


Tuition:
$1995

Summer 2017 Sec #50 (204-DL)
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Schedule Notes:

This course is offered exclusively ONLINE.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
07/09/17 - 08/27/17 Asynch
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Online Open 41471