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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 203-DL Advanced Modeling Methods *Core Course

Advanced Modeling Methods gives business analysts the foundation and tools to implement various prediction algorithms that will allow them to make better data driven decision for their business. This course places emphasis on modeling techniques to gain insight into hidden data patterns while using the technology stack of R. Topics covered will include various classification algorithms such as Cluster Analysis, Neural Networks, Discriminant Analysis, and Support Vector Machines. Students will also be introduced to various topics in Time Series, and other statistical based methods including Principal Component Analysis and Affinity Analysis. Lastly, students will learn about the structure of Networks and how tools such as Sentiment Analysis can provide valuable insight into their customer base.


Students must complete BUS_ANLY 201 and BUS_ANLY 202 before registering for this course.



Spring 2017 Sec #50 (203-DL)

Course Materials:

All course materials will be provided via the online course site.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
04/02/17 - 05/21/17 Asynch
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Online Closed 37935