Graduate Certificate in Analytics for Managers

The Graduate Certificate in Analytics for Managers provides an applied and practical approach to understand the role of the manager in data analysis. Along with foundations in data and decision modeling, students will gain soft skills in managing the intersection of analytics and its management. The certificate prepares the student to be able to have meaningful conversations with both sides of the organization, the management and the data scientist.

Students must complete all of the required and elective credits from the course options below and are expected to maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above. Courses completed as a non-degree student are not eligible for application towards the certificate requirements.


Certificate Requirements

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits, including 9 credits in required courses and 3 credits in elective courses.

MBAD 6224Decision Making and Data Analysis
DNSC 6210Decision and Risk Analytics
DNSC 6251Optimization Models for Decision Making
DNSC 6279Data Mining
3 credits selected from the following courses:
DNSC 6209Forecasting for Analytics
DNSC 6215Social Network Analytics
DNSC 6225Business Process Simulation
DNSC 6278Big Data Analytics
DNSC 6280Supply Chain Analytics
DNSC 6403Visualization for Analytics
DNSC 6404Sports Analytics
DNSC 6290Special Topics (Digital Analytics)
DNSC 6290Special Topics (Machine Learning)
DNSC 6290Special Topics (Natural Language Processes)