Data Analysis Certificate

Data is the foundation of the digital age. With major increases in the amount of data being collected, new opportunities are always arising for individuals and teams to make data-informed decisions. Because of this, professionals who are comfortable working with data are invaluable to an organization’s success. The Data Analysis Certificate strengthens your ability to work with data through hands-on practice, small class sizes and instructor/student collaboration. Using both theoretical and practical approaches to data collection, data visualization, data prediction and data decisions, you develop your skills and use them to make data-informed choices within your organization.

To get started, sign up for the recommended first course. Data Foundations is recommended. Earn your certificate by completing 5 core courses and a minimum of 4 days of electives.

Single courses may be taken without the pursuit of the certificate.

Who Should Attend

Individuals seeking a new career path in technology, informatics and data collection, or those wanting to refine skills and knowledge in data analysis. An undergraduate degree or comparable experience with data is recommended.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Assess the validity and quality of various data types
  • Translate complex data into easy-to-understand messages for different stakeholder groups
  • Select the right data tools to make effective data-informed decisions
  • Use data to create predictive models
  • Generate clear visual representations of your data
  • Identify privacy concerns for data collection and handling

Curriculum Requirements

Earn the certificate by completing 5 core courses and 2 elective courses

Earn the certificate by completing 5 core courses and 2 elective courses

Applied Data Analysis Workshop

Wed-Thu, Feb 12-13, 2020

Data Ethics

Thu, May 14, 2020

Data Foundations

Wed-Thu, Jan 15-16, 2020

Earn the certificate by completing 5 core courses and 2 electives

Introduction to R

Tue-Wed, Mar 3-4, 2020

Microsoft Access Level II

Sat, Nov 23 Closed

Power BI – Introduction

2 Mon, Mar 23-30, 2020

Python – Introduction

Wed-Thu, Mar 11-12, 2020

Quality and Testing Foundations

Thu-Fri, May 7-8, 2020

SQL – Introduction

Tue-Thu, Mar 10-12, 2020