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Predictive Analytics 

University of Winnipeg

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
12 months
21915 CAD/year
15100 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Stay ahead of the competition with this cutting-edge applied program focused on harnessing big data for smart business decisions that optimize competitive and social benefits within an organization. Graduates of this Predictive Analytics program at University of Winnipeg master a range of analytical models to become strategic leaders in any industry.  

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The use of large volumes of data to forecast and predict human behaviour, business, and socio-economic outcomes has accelerated rapidly in recent years. This program builds foundational skills in data science with a specialization on the use of predictive models to forecast outcomes. Students will learn to apply data science and predictive modelling to provide insights, predictions, and operationalize the use of data for competitive and social benefits within an organization. 

Outcomes of the Predictive Analytics  program at University of Winnipeg :

  • Design and implement data acquisition, management, and cleansing solutions to support data science applications;
  • Use effective visualizations to communicate patterns, trends, and other findings stemming from the analysis of data;
  • Use statistical techniques in the development of data science applications;
  • Describe legal, ethical, and societal considerations arising from the application of data science and predictive analytics;
  • Identify suitable applications and recommend the use of predictive analytical models in a business context;
  • Design the overall solution architecture required to support predictive modeling applications; and
  • Design, test, and implement predictive analytical models.

Career Opportunities

  • Data Scientist
  • Data Engineer
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Qualitative Research Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • IT Systems Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst/Specialist
  • Data Warehouse Analyst/Developer


Upon completion of this program, students will earn the Predictive Analytics Diploma

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Applied Statistics for Data Science

  • Big Data Platforms

  • Data Acquisition & Management 

  • Database & Programming Essentials

  • Data Visualization for Analytics 

  • Effective Oral Communication

  • Effective Written Communication

  • Foundations of Data Science 

  • Indigenous Insights*

  • Predictive Analytics Theory & Practice

  • Project in Predictive Analytics

  • Project Management Fundamentals

  • Resume Building & Job Search Techniques

  • Topics in Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students applying to The University of Winnipeg PACE during the COVID-19 pandemic, may use the Duolingo English Test with a minimum score of 120 with a minimum Production score of 100 for applications to our 2021 programs.
  • International students are required to hold a minimum of an undergraduate degree
  • The Cumulative GPA, or Final Percentage, on these transcripts will be assessed for eligibility.
In cases where the number of applicants exceeds the available spaces, applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: amount of, and type of work experience; academic grades; and proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21915 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21915 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15100 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15100 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.


Students attending programs at PACE are eligible for many funding possibilities such as bursaries, scholarships, government student aid, lines of credit, and sponsorship.

Financial Aid is administered by the Awards & Financial Aid Office, which supports the access and excellence mandate of The University of Winnipeg through a comprehensive program of scholarships, awards, prizes and bursaries.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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