The velocity and variety of data businesses are creating and consuming today is growing exponentially. Employers' need for people to turn this data into knowledge is insatiable. This 6-hour graduate microcertificate provides an avenue for professionals in any discipline to add business analytics to their skillsets, potentially open new career paths and increased value in the job market. Coursework focuses on the fundamentals of analyzing data and how to use that analysis to support decision-making.

This microcertificate, which can be added to your resume, is one block in an educational pathway that could lead to a master’s degree. Course credit with a grade of “B” or better can be applied to the online Graduate Certificate in Enterprise Systems, online Professional Master of Information Systems, and on-campus Master of Applied Business Analytics programs.



Coursework cannot be transferred from another institution to meet the requirements of a microcertificate. Past graduate credit cannot be retroactively applied toward the microcertificate.


Admissions Requirements

All admissions requirements can be found on the Graduate School of Business Admissions Requirements page.



Tuition / credit hour $634.96
Fee / credit hour
Program $321.86
Course Material $50
Off-campus $30

Tuition and fees per credit hour reflect fall 2024 rates.

Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid.


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