Business Analytics


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University offices will be closed but our Application for Graduate Admission will still be open.

If you apply during the break we'll contact you with additional details in early January. You may receive automated app-related messages before then. You'll gain access to GAMES, if applicable, after your application has been processed.

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

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See also: steps to admission.

Required by the department for this certificate

After you apply, allow one business day for us to establish your access to GAMES, where you'll complete these departmental requirements:

  • 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
  • Minimum English proficiency: Paper TOEFL 550, Internet TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5

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 GRBA 851. However, certificate applicants admitted in 2014 may begin the sequence with ECON 817 and take GRBA 851 in the summer.

Core Courses

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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