• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
The Business Analytics certificate from Marist College does not require a computer science or technology background and may be of strong interest to those students working in advertising and marketing, health care administration, business strategy, research, or finance.

About

At Marist College, we offer both an online and traditional, classroom-based Advanced Certificate in Business Analytics. Our Business Analytics curriculum is a four-course, post-baccalaureate program that focuses on modern day data management and data analysis, predictive analytics, and business intelligence. Students in this program will acquire hands-on experience with cutting-edge software and analytics tools for harnessing data and improving the decision-making process.

Advance Your Business Analytics Skills In:

  • Data Management
  • Decision Making
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Management Science
  • Online Analytical Processing
  • Business Performance Management
  • Data Mining
  • Predictive Analytics

The courses offered in this certificate program are graduate-level Information Systems courses and may be applied to the Marist Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program.

Skills and Career Potential For Business Analytics Graduates

Whether you are a seasoned professional, recent college graduate, or looking to acquire skills for a career change, the Business Analytics certificate program can provide you with the necessary knowledge, skills, and hands-on experiences to advance within the growing field of Business Analytics. Taught by seasoned faculty and respected industry representatives, you'll develop and broaden your awareness and ability to implement, analyze, advise, and develop strategy for a variety of business needs in a wide-range of business sectors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    12 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Data Management
  • Introduction to Data Analysis & Computational Statistics 
  • Decision Support Systems 
  • Data Mining & Predictive Analytics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts from each college/university attended must be uploaded to the application for admission decision
  • Current resume
  • Personal statement outlining career objective(s), the reason(s) for selecting Marist’s Business Analytics certificate, and your personal and professional expectations from the program
  • Nonrefundable $50 application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    850 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 850 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    850 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 850 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Poughkeepsie

  • 1138 - 2480 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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