Data Analytics (DA.S.CRT)

31.0 Credit Hours

This certificate prepares students for entry-level data analytics positions requiring knowledge, setup and usage of business intelligence and data analysis solutions. Data analytics is expanding in businesses, government agencies and not-for-profit organizations, enabling them to make better decisions utilizing appropriate data and information. Students will have the ability to structure data and prepare reports in a way that is meaningful to business, government agency and not-for-profit organization users. Course work will include database concepts, data modeling, SQL, data analysis, data mining tools, mathematical and statistical techniques, project management and systems analysis. Emphasis is placed on strong communication skills necessary to interact with key users and understand their requirements.

Prerequisites: MAT 1460

Program Outcomes

  • Describe the need for an Information Systems methodology and describe the phases of the Systems Describe the need for an Information Systems methodology and describe the phases of the Systems Design, develop and implement data analytic solutions.
  • Design, document and implement computer software solutions given definition of a problem and requirements for a solution.
  • Describe the need for an Information Systems methodology and describe the phases of the Systems Apply database design, SQL programming and database application skills to solve business and information technology problems.
  • Describe the need for an Information Systems methodology and describe the phases of the Systems Describe the need for an Information Systems methodology and describe the phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle. Develop systems documentation including project plan, process models, data models, structure charts and user interface designs.

Curriculum

BIS 1120: Introduction to Software Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CIS 1111: Introduction to Problem Solving & Computer Programming View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CIS 1140: Information Systems Analysis & Design View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CIS 2165: Database Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CIS 2170: Computer Information Systems Internship View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CIS 2268: Introduction to Oracle View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CIS 2269: Data Analytics Theory & Solutions View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MAT 1460: Finite Mathematics for Business Analysis View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
MAT 2170: Business Statistics I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
MAT 2180: Business Statistics II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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