Understand the evolution of business intelligence (BI) and how it applies to emerging business issues. This three-course online executive certificate program, delivered in partnership with Arizona State University's W. P. Carey School of Business, gives you the confidence and added expertise to overcome challenges in your current role or advance in your career by specializing in data management.

The role of data analytics across organizations and industries is expanding: 85 percent of Fortune 500 companies have Big Data initiatives underway or in the planning stages. That means career opportunities and job growth for data analysts are booming and will remain strong for the foreseeable future. Empower and equip yourself to elevate and enhance the management practices of a global organization by earning Thunderbird’s Executive Certificate in Business Analytics.

Earn an Executive Certificate in Business Analytics by completing all three courses: Data Mining and Predictive Analytics, Business Analytics and Strategy, and Enterprise Analytics and Big Data. 

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Learning Outcomes

  • Interpret and leverage the data within your organization to uncover trends, build predictive analysis models and get closer to the customer to increase profitability
  • Learn how firms compete with data analytics
  • Discover how to derive value from data, lead data-driven analyses and create a business advantage
  • Deepen your quantitative and analytical skills

Who Should Attend?

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Data handlers, managers, and emerging leaders who seek to advance their careers through professional growth in the increasingly high-demand landscape of data analytics.

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Professionals who desire to establish an operational, hands-on understanding of data-driven decision making, as well as for executives and entrepreneurs who desire to further expand their knowledge in business analytics.

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Leaders who want to improve their marketability in today's competitive global marketplace with a specialization in business data analytics.



Registration Information

Program Type Cost Register
Data Mining and Predictive Analytics Course 1 $990 Register
Business Analytics and Strategy Course 2 $990 Register
Enterprise Analytics and Big Data Course 3 $990 Register
Earn a certificate by registering for all 3 courses at a 10% discount Executive Certificate $2,673 Register


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Thunderbird empowers global professionals to shape the changing landscapes impacting their enterprises by expanding and updating their future-ready skills and connecting them to a diverse network of global experts.

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