Develop the skills needed to drive business results with a graduate certificate in predictive analytics

Predictive Analytics and Data Visualization Graduate Certificate (12 credits)

Learn how to better understand customer needs and business processes in ways that drive business results with Davenport University's predictive analytics and data visualization graduate certificate. Built for working professionals, you can complete the graduate certificate in predictive analytics through Davenport’s Online+ Global Campus.

Position yourself to exceed employer expectations and can help you transition into new career opportunities with a higher salary potential. Through Davenport’s predictive analytics graduate certificate, you’ll develop expertise in predictive modeling, forecasting and data visualization from a broad range of disciplines and experiences.  

Davenport’s courses align with the Quality Matters (QM) rubric to ensure you’re receiving a high-quality online education. 

What is data analytics?

Data Analytics analyzes vast databases that must be examined using complex algorithms and artificial intelligence to identify previously unidentified useful sets of relationships and trends. The graduate certificate in predictive analytics uses industry-standard software in practical applications directly related to current trends and issues that impact organizations across a broad spectrum. 

Explore classes for Davenport's predictive analytics and visualization graduate certificate

To ensure you’re ready to rise to the top of the job market, our career-centered curriculum includes courses in data visualization and communication, statistic analytics, predictive modeling and R programming. With Online+ courses, you’ll enjoy the flexibility you need as a working professional to balance your data analytics degree with your life. Graduates of the predictive analytics graduate certificate can continue on to earn a master's degree in data analytics or an MBA in predictive analytics and visualization.

*DATA courses are only offered in a 15-week Online+ format.

Which class should I take? When should I take it?

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Earn your predictive analytics graduate certificate 100% online through Davenport's Global Campus
Complete this graduate certificate in just one semester

Why earn a certificate in predictive analytics and visualization at Davenport University?

Through the graduate certificate in predictive analytics and visualization, you’ll learn from expert data analytics faculty who are industry-experienced data analysts and scientists. They’ll go beyond teaching you technical skills in data analytics to preparing you to communicate data analytics to non-technical audiences. Upon completion of this certificate program, you can apply the credits earned directly to the full masters in data analytics or MBA in predictive analytics and visualization.

Experience the Davenport difference:

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Learn from experts

Learn from faculty in the predictive analytics certificate program who have both advanced degrees and experience in jobs in data analytics. 


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Focused curriculum

Take your degree to the next level with a graduate certificate in predictive analytics and visualization. This certificate program will help you develop expertise in data analytics. 


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Flexible data mining and visualization courses

Manage your predictive analytics graduate certificate studies with your busy life with Davenport University's flexible Online+ courses.


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Credits that apply to two master's programs

Reap the career benefits of our graduate certificate in predictive analytics now and enjoy the added bonus of course credits you can apply toward Davenport’s MBA degree or to a master's in data analytics degree.


Get started on your graduate certificate in predictive analytics and data visualization concentration

Take the next step toward earning your graduate certificate in predictive analytics degree at Davenport. 

Talk to a graduate admissions advisor

Davenport’s admissions team is here to answer your questions. Please call us at 800.686.1600 or email us at

Apply now or request more information

Start on the path to a predictive analytics certificate. Request more information or begin your application now.

Some programs require a student to complete a portion of their degree plan off-campus. 
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Davenport University, 2023/2024 Catalog