Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Analytics

Do you want to gain a competitive edge in a business environment that increasingly relies on your ability to leverage data for success?
 
Our post-bacc certificate in business analytics delivers the skills to help you better understand data and put it to work in your on-the-job decision-making in accounting and other business areas. Core courses concentrate on different forms of analytics, while a list of electives allows you to explore applications in areas ranging from finance and marketing to GIS and healthcare.

Certificate Information

15 credit hours
Minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0
In-Person

For more information specific to you and your situation, meet with your academic advisor and find your ideal pathway to complete your degree on time.

All courses are 3 credit hours and require a minimum grade of C- unless otherwise noted.

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Required Courses
Choose 4 courses
 (12 credits hours)

  • BUS-A 338 - Accounting Analytics
  • BUS-K 350 - Business Analytics: Data Management and Visualization
  • BUS-K 352 - Business Analytics: Predictive and Prescriptive Analysis
  • BUS-K 440 - Business Intelligence
  • BUS-M 380 - Market Analytics
  • ECON-E 338 - Business and Economics Application of GIS
  • ECON-E 371 - Econometrics

Choose 1 class (3 credit hours)

  • Additional class from the list above that has not been used to satisfy that 12 hour requirement
  • BUS-A 414 - Financial Statement Analysis and Interpretation
  • BUS-F 420 - Equity and Fixed Income Investments
  • BUS-M 435 - Digital Marketing
  • BUS-P 430 - Total Quality Management
  • BUS-W 406 - Venture Growth Management
  • BUS-Z 441 - Wage and Salary Administration
  • CSCI-B 498 - Introduction to Data Science
  • CSCI-C 490 - Special Topics - Data Science with R
  • GEOG-G 438 - Advanced Geographic Information Science
  • HIM-M 329 - Health Care Data Analytics and Information Governance
  • INFO-I 308 - Information Representation
  • INFO-I 421 - Applications of Data Mining
  • SOC-S 380 - Methods of Social Research I

Careers

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), post-baccalaureate certificates are a great way to fast-track your career in an affordable way.

When time and money are a major concern, certificates allow recipients to gain skills in their field of choice in a relatively short period of time, usually less than a year, and for a price that won’t break the bank.

Your brighter future begins here

Kentucky residents

A trip across the river can cut your college costs. If you live in Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Meade, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, or Trimble counties in Kentucky, you're eligible for in-state tuition at IU Southeast. How? It's a great program called Reciprocity. Learn more about the Kentucky reciprocity program.