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Data Analytics Certificate, Undergraduate

Availability: On-Campus | Program Length: 15 Hours

build in‐demand, fundamental skills for developing professionals in data analytics

Program Overview

A&M-Central Texas' accredited 15‐hour online undergraduate Data Analytics Certificate builds in‐demand, fundamental skills for developing professionals in data analytics. Whether you want to increase your skill set for your current job or look to reskill for new career opportunities, the undergraduate Data Analytics Certificate delivers expertise and real-world training. Even better: If you decide to pursue a full business degree, all of your coursework will apply toward a bachelor’s degree.

If you already have a bachelor's degree, learn more about the A&M-Central Texas graduate Applied Data Analytics Certificate.

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Who should take this certificate program?

Whether you want to increase your skill set for your current job or look to reskill for new career opportunities, the undergraduate Data Analytics Certificate delivers expertise and real-world training. Even better: If you decide to pursue a full business degree, all of your coursework will apply toward a bachelor’s degree.

  • Professional development
  • Reskill for new job opportunities
  • Build expertise
  • Real-world training
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Program Benefits and Learning Outcomes

The 15‐hour undergraduate certificate drives into the heart of modern business analytics with real-world tools and practices, including:

  • Descriptive statistics, data visualization, descriptive data mining, linear regression, forecasting, optimization models, spreadsheet models, Monte Carlo simulation, and decision analysis
  • Up-to-date practices for using web analytics to collect and analyze users' "digital footprints" to improving online marketing, strengthen customer relationships and make data-driven strategic planning and decision making
  • Concepts, methods, and techniques in data mining, and analyzing data mining problems and their solutions
  • Understanding relational database schema, formulating queries and sub-queries of varying complexity, embedding query statements in a host language, and defining and querying data views

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Program Information


Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees for the undergraduate and graduate certificates are based on the number of credit hours taken per semester, and are approved for federal Title IV financial assistance. They are not currently approved for veteran education benefits for the Fall 2022 semester.

Installment Payment Plan options:

A&M-Central Texas offers an Installment Payment Plan each semester to help you with paying for current-term balances. The IPP breaks your tuition and fees into four (for Fall and Spring semesters) or three (Summer semester) payments due throughout the semester, with a one-time, non-refundable service fee of $20 and the first installment due on the first day of class.

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