Business Analytics MicroMasters Program

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3 months
896 USD/full
896 USD/full
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The Business Analytics MicroMasters offered by EdX in collaboration with Columbia University - ColumbiaX is an online short course that will teach you how to make best use of structured and unstructured data to make informed business decisions.

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Columbia’s MicroMasters program in Business Analytics will empower learners with the skills, insights and understanding to improve business performance using data, statistical and quantitative analysis, and explanatory and predictive modelling to help make actionable decisions.

The curriculum is designed to provide learners with a series of courses that emphasizes the use of statistical analysis, computing tools, and mathematical models to predict the outcomes of various business decisions, and identify the best implementation.

Job Outlook

  • The use of business analytics has grown exponentially in all areas, including healthcare, government, retail, e-commerce, media, manufacturing, and the service industry.
  • The result is an increased need for employees with an analytical approach to management who can utilize data, understand statistical and quantitative models, and are able to make better data-driven business decisions.
  • Career prospects include business analyst, business intelligence analyst, business development manager, market research analyst, marketing intelligence analyst, digital marketing manager, chief operating officer, strategist, and chief marketing officer.

What You'll Learn:

  • Apply methods, tools, and software for acquiring, managing/storing, and accessing structured and unstructured data
  • Prepare data for statistical analysis, perform basic exploratory and descriptive analysis, and apply statistical techniques to analyze data
  • Apply descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics to business modeling and decision-making
  • Demonstrate orally, and in writing, the ability to explain complex analytical models and results

The Business Analytics MicroMasters Program is offered by Columbia University - ColumbiaX.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytics in Python
  • Data, Models and Decisions in Business Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Demand and Supply Analytics

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    896 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 896 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    896 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 896 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.

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Business Analytics MicroMasters Program
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