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Business Analytics, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
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The Business Analytics Certificate offered by the Pamplin School of Business at the University of Portland. This is a STEM designated programme and it is available in the University of Portland main campus and in the Pamplin School of Business Westside Campus.


The Business Analytics Certificate offered by Pamplin School of Business at the University of Portland refers to a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programme (STEM). The U.S. government recognizes expertise in the data science fields, such as this certificate in business analytics, as an important driver of innovation and job creation. It is also a designation that is highly regarded by employers.

The Pamplin School of Business provides students with a distance-learning option for the post-graduate and post-baccalaureate business certificate programs in Business Analytics.

Upon completing the Business Analytics Certificate program, students should be able to understand and apply:

  • the fundamentals of modeling, optimization, and simulation and use appropriate analytical methods for decision-making under uncertainty, risk, and constraints
  • organizing organizational data science assets and use databases to create structure and solutions
  • the fundamentals of data visualization and predictive models and use appropriate descriptive and predictive data science analytics for organizational decision-making and problem-solving


Accredited by the Association of Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Decision Modeling 
  • Database Management 
  • Business Analytics 
  • Optimization 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: International students should begin the application process as soon as possible to allow at least two months for student visa processing. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

To be admitted to this program, students must hold a bachelor’s degree to obtain a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Analytics, or graduate business degree, from an AACSB accredited institution, to obtain a Post Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
  • Current resume
  • Official transcripts (from all previously attended academic institutions)
  • Online application form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    8004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
To review additional costs and fees, please visit the programme website. 

Living costs for Portland

  • 1271 - 2270 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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