Working with data effectively to drive insights is becoming a necessary skill for every individual who would like to make sound decisions. The online Business Analytics certificate of the University of Chicago Graham School is designed to improve evidence-based decision-making skills of business professionals. The certificate also equips these professionals with the ability to manage analytics teams and act as translators between business and technical people.
The Business Analytics certificate is a fully online program with the intimacy of an in-class experience due to small class sizes and interactive weekly sync sessions. The program follows a highly applied curriculum centered on case-based teaching and problem-based learning so that students learn the essential business analytics skills in the form of:
- Developing an analytical mindset to ask the right questions for impactful business analysis
- Working with and manipulating large data sets
- Analyzing data to drive impactful business decisions
- Communicating fact-based insights through storytelling
The certificate will help professionals across all functions and levels within organizations. The certificate also will benefit recent college graduates who would like to build a portfolio of business analytics tools and concepts.