78.00 Hours Required

With the amount of data available to organizations, there is a need for software tools that provide effective analysis, visualizations, and information for decision-making. Whether you are in Marketing & Sales, Supply Chain & Operations, Human Resources, Accounting & Finance, Customer Service, or Administration, data analysis will touch some part of your job.

This Chancellor's Certificate is designed to help you understand and use the tools needed for making sense of your data. The certificate's three areas - core classes, data analysis & visualization, and electives - give you the flexibility to choose the path that applies to your experience level and job category.

You'll learn:

  • Practical skills for creating effective SQL queries and handling data with SQL.
  • How to use the data analysis software tools in demand by businesses and employers.
  • How to design visuals to add impact to your data and to tell your story.
  • An understanding of how data is organized and how to manage relationships between various data sets.

Course Requirements

  • Required Courses - Required 13 hours
  • Core Courses - Minimum of 13 hours
  • Data Analysis and Visualization - Minimum of 19.5 hours
  • Electives - Complete 32.5 hours from the courses listed as Electives, Core Courses or Data Analysis and Visualization courses that have not been applied to the category requirements. 

Note: You will receive CEUs for successful completion of each certificate class. The hours you complete in these classes can also be applied toward the 96-hour Chancellor's Certificate on the Computer.

Additional Details

Certificate of Completion Application

Data Analytics Certificate
When you are nearing completion of the courses in this certificate program, submit an application to receive your certificate of completion. There is a nonrefundable fee of $25 which covers processing, recordkeeping and certificate costs. Once you have applied, you can review progress towards the certificate in your Student Portal.


Minimum Required

32.5 Hour(s)

Your Elective hours can come from the list below or any Core course or Data Analysis and Visualization course that has not been applied as a category requirement. You need a total of 32.5 hours from these categories.  
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