To obtain this graduate certificate, students must complete a 4-course sequence in Business Analytics, with a GPA of 3.0 or better in these four courses. All students pursuing the BA certificate must apply for and be admitted to the BA certificate program. Note that this admissions process is separate from degree program admissions. There are three distinct channels through which this certificate can be delivered:
The courses for this certificate were determined based on conversations with potential employers about critical business analytics skills, as well as an analysis of the curricula at the top 30 business analytics programs in the U.S.
Students may request that other courses be substituted for the courses listed above. All such requests must be approved by the Moore School Analytics Programs Committee.
The DMSB Analytics Task Force determined the need for additional flexibility for students pursuing this certificate.
It is advisable to provide a link to a course description for MGSC 796 - Information Systems. Also, "In addition, students must choose 1 of the following 4 courses:" should be changed to "In addition, students must choose 1 of the following 5 courses:".
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