Jun 21, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

Data Analytics Graduate Certificate

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Program Overview:

The graduate certificate in Data Analytics provides students with the tools to meet the increased demand for professionals who can interpret, explain and present large quantities of data for decision-making.

Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for GC Data Analytics


Students can formulate questions related to existing real-world problems, identify sources of data, and design and implement a data analysis plan to answer the questions. 


Students will demonstrate competency with a range of data collection, visualization, and a variety of appropriate analysis techniques to extract insights for supporting organizational decision making and assessment.


Students can effectively communicate the rationale for a data project and the results of their analysis to experts and non-experts. 


Students will attain technological skills necessary for real-word applications. 



The certificate requires 4 courses, including a core of 2 Mathematics courses that provide a foundation in statistical analysis and modeling; and 2 additional courses in options that focus on the application of data analytics methods in different fields including statistical learning, management and urban research.


  • MATH 5371 Data Analytics Credits: 3
  • MATH 6371 Advanced Data Analytics Credits: 3

Option I Statistical Learning

Option II Management

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