Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics

Inform decision-making by applying analytics to real-world business problems.

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AT A GLANCE

Campus Location:

  • Smithfield, Rhode Island
  • In-person program

Duration:

  • 8 months (January–August)
  • Part-time evening program

Commitment:

Program Level: Graduate Certificate

College/School: College of Business

Our Value

Hear From Our Students

Luke Ascoli '23 MBA

“I liked the quality of the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics so much that I decided to get my MBA. The certificate plugged right into the MBA, so I didn’t have to take those courses again. It was the perfect pathway for me.”

Luke Ascoli ’23 MBA
Lead Director of Specialty Product Strategy, CVS Health

Use Data to Impact Business Strategy

Turn data into decision-making with a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, positions in business analytics are growing faster than the national average. Designed for working professionals, this part-time evening program prepares you to analyze, visualize, and present data that informs your organization’s strategy and outcomes. 

Bryant’s four-course certificate is built on an open-source platform. You’ll gain experience in various languages, such as Python, SQL, and PowerBI/Tableau. Areas of study include: 

  • Data preparation        
  • Predictive modeling  
  • Data management        
  • Text mining  
  • Data visualization        
  • Data ethics and privacy  
  • Analytics methods and tools        
  • Big data  

In the analytics capstone course, you’ll apply your new expertise to real business problems. Build your skill set using data provided by our strategic partners and gain valuable experience to help accelerate your career in your current or future position.

Your Pathway to an MBA

Ready to pursue your MBA after completing the certificate? Apply three of the four courses toward the business analytics concentration in either the One-Year MBA or Two-Year MBA. Get a taste for Bryant’s personalized and supportive learning environment before committing to a full MBA program. Contact the Graduate Programs Office for more information today. 

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