Business Analytics

Graduate Certificate Program Summary

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Description

The Business Analytics certificate program will enable students to able to solve a wide range of problems with a wide range of data and statistical techniques. Courses focus on make decisions using the vast amounts of data on business programs, customers, employees, and outcomes that are now becoming available. The certificate is designed to enhance the ability of professionals in many fields to use big data in making decisions, how to use statistical techniques on those data, and how to talk to information technology and statistical specialists about collecting, maintaining, and analyzing data in support of business decisions.

Distance education opportunities

All courses are completed online. Students admitted to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Business Analytics certificate program will take courses delivered through the Online MBA program.
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Contacts

This graduate certificate is offered by the College of Business Administration.

Certificate Program Coordinator

Ms. Kerri Hiatt khiatt3@unl.edu
402-472-9033

Application checklist and deadlines

Required by the Office of Graduate Studies


See also: steps to admission.

Required by the department for this certificate

  • Letter stating background and professional goals in pursuing this certificate
  • Completion of an introductory statistics course or equivalent with a grade of C or better.
  • Completion of a Bachelor's degree.

Application deadline
Rolling admissions; contact the department for more information.

Applications are only accepted for Fall and Summer terms.

Courses

The online certificate consist of 12 credit hours. All courses are 3 credit hours. Courses must be taken in sequence starting with GRBA851. However, certificate applicants admitted in 2014 may begin the sequence with ECON817 and take GRBA 851 in the summer.

Core Courses

GRBA 851: Business Analytics
ECON 817: Introduction to Econometrics
MRKT 850: Strategic Database Marketing
MNGT 853: Data Mining Applications

More course information

The Course Catalog in the Graduate Bulletin provides course descriptions and prerequisites, grouped by subject area.

The Schedule of Classes specifies dates, times, locations, and instructors for courses being offered in current and near-future terms.

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