Analytics (Graduate Certificate)

Offered by the Kogod School of Business, the Analytics (Graduate Certificate) is designed to provide basic knowledge and skills needed to analyze and utilize data to solve business problems.

Admission to the Program

Open to students with a bachelor's degree or equivalent from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or a degree equivalent to a four-year U.S. baccalaureate degree from an international institution with a similar level of accreditation or recognition by its home country. Applicants must have a satisfactory grade point average and, for those whose first language is not English, an acceptable score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam.

Students are admitted to the Analytics (Graduate Certificate) program for either the October, January, April, or July start dates of the four-term calendar, or the fall, spring, or summer start dates of the on-campus programs semester calendar. Not eligible for F-1 or J-1 visa sponsorship.

Certificate Requirements

  • 12 credit hours of approved coursework with grades of B or better. Grades of B- or lower in this certificate program's courses are not accepted toward fulfillment of certificate requirements, although these grades are included in the calculation of the GPA. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA in certificate courses in order to be awarded a certificate. Students must complete at least 6 credit hours during each 12-month period. Students must complete the certificate within four years
  • Students must have knowledge and understanding of R programming language to complete this certificate.  Students who do not have proficiency in R must take a workshop offered by the Department of Information Technology and Analytics in the Kogod School of Business, either before or concurrently with ITEC-610 Applied Managerial Statistics  (3) 

Course Requirements