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Business analytics fundamentals to drive growth
A 10-week online, mentored certificate course
In a data-driven economy, creating value means leveraging data to identify, strategize, and solve business problems. In this certificate course, you’ll learn the fundamentals in gathering, analyzing and presenting strategic data effectively to different audiences.
Data scientists and analytics experts working in some of the most successful global companies—Looker, Facebook, Novartis, and Prudential—will teach you how to drive growth and influence decision-making using the data in your organization.
Topics of study
- Data Modeling
Understand application workflows, design tables, determine primary keys and use the right data types effectively.
- SQL, The Language of Data
Develop SQL queries and learn techniques such as filtering, working with joins and using aggregate functions.
- Data Visualization Tools
Design research questions and select tools, techniques and visualization types to highlight insights. Get hands-on with Tableau.
Develop business objectives and articulate their relationship to business performance.
Optional online class meetings
Students are invited to join in on optional online meetings each week Check out our upcoming start dates. You can enroll up to one week after the start date.
Payment Options Available
Paying upfront isn’t always realistic. To help put a Business Analytics Science certificate through UCSC Silicon Valley in your reach, we offer a three-part payment plan. For more information regarding payment options, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.