Programs

Analytics and Business Intelligence

Description

Analytics and business intelligence skills are in great demand today. This certificate prepares students to acquire necessary skills in analytics and business intelligence as needed in the marketplace. Graduate students who take four of the five required courses, and earn a GPA of 3.0 or higher in these courses, will receive a "Joint SAS/USF Certificate in Analytics and Business Intelligence" when they use a SAS analytics package as part of some of these courses.

Course location/delivery

The Certificate is offered at the Tampa campus and fully online.

Admission requirements

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Application process

To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Tuition and fees

Normal tuition and fees apply for on campus courses. Online courses are a flat fee of $2,400 per course

Prerequisites

Student should meet the statistics and database prerequisites as outlined in the graduate catalog for the MS/MIS program:

Requirements

12 credit hours. Choose four courses from the list below:

Electives

n/a

Credit toward graduate degree

Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Standardized tests

International students must submit a TOEFL score when English is not the native language. A minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test or 79 on the web-based test is required.

Time limit

Two years. 

Department Contacts

Balaji Padmanabhan
813-974-6763
bp@usf.edu

Department Website