Data Analytics

Business and Hospitality

The Data Analytics certificate is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in analytical professions. Data Analysts process and analyze essential information about business operations and also assimilate data for forecasting purposes. Coursework includes data analytics, including general theory, best practices, data mining, data warehousing, predictive modeling, and software packages. Related skills include data communication, critical thinking and decision making. The curriculum is hands-on, with an emphasis on application of theoretical and practical concepts. Students will engage with widely-utilized tools and technology in today’s analytics fields.

Award: Certificate
Credits: 9
Locations: Online
Entry: Fall

Paying for the Program


Out-of-State Tuition & Fees: $2,052*

Career Outlook


Estimated annual salary for Data Analytics graduates represents median annual wage from EMSI's Analyst, Career Coach and Institutional Research data.

Potential Careers

  • Budget Analyst
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Statistical Assistant
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  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Submit official high school, high school equivalency and/or college transcripts to the Admissions Office of the campus you plan to attend.
  3. Complete ACCUPLACER® reading and writing assessment and ALEKS® math assessment for course placement. Assessments may be waived based on previous college coursework or submission of valid ACT®, or SAT® test scores. Reading and writing scores are valid for three years, and math scores are valid for two years.
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