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Data Analytics is used to analyze vast databases that must be examined using complex algorithms and artificial intelligence to identify previously unidentified useful sets of relationships and trends. All aspects of the business and medical communities, as well as government agencies and non-profit organizations rely on data analytics, yet are hampered by a growing shortage of data analysts. Davenport’s 12 credit Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics responds to this need by preparing individuals to conduct data mining projects, generate data visualization products, and build data dashboards and automated reports. Using industry standard software, graduates get hands-on experience in practical applications directly related to current trends and issues that impact organizations across a broad spectrum. Credit from the certificate program can be transferred to the Master of Science in Data Analytics Degree program. Courses for are offered online in 15 week format with two courses completed per semester.

         • Completion of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
         • Student must have earned a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or a graduate GPA of 3.0.
         • Strong analytical skills with interest in applying sophisticated analytical methods using cutting edge software. 

DATA courses are only offered in a 15-week online format.

The Department of Education requires Davenport University to provide certain information (Gainful Employment Disclosure) regarding this certificate program to aid students in making a decision to enroll. The Gainful Employment Disclosure information for this Graduate Certificate can be found at

Which class should I take? When should I take it?
2018-2019 Recommended Program Sequence for Data Analytics, GRC and printable pdf download

Courses12 cr.
DATA610Essentials of Business Analytics3 cr.
DATA625Data Mining3 cr.
DATA667Data Visualization and Communication3 cr.
DATA710Introduction to R Programming3 cr.

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