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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Blended

Business Intelligence and Analytics

Portland State University

12 months
790 USD/credit 16590 USD/year
790 USD/credit 16590 USD/year
649 USD/credit 13629 USD/year
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The data revolution is generating enormous demand for business analytics in every industry. Portland State University’s Business Intelligence and Analytics Certificate equips you with high-impact data skills that enhance your value and qualify you for more strategic professional roles.  

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Designed for technical professionals, the Business Intelligence and Analytics program at Portland State University offers advanced data analytics training you can use immediately. You’ll learn the most current tools and techniques in business analytics for gathering, analyzing, organizing and interpreting large-scale data. In addition, you’ll acquire the expertise to apply data analytics in market research, risk management, financial analysis, trend forecasting and other areas of business intelligence.

What can you do 

Demand for data analytics expertise is rapidly growing throughout the business world, as well as in the government and nonprofit sectors. The business intelligence certificate can open new opportunities in all of those fields. It can also help you become more effective in your current job, play a higher-impact role or advance into senior positions with greater decision-making authority. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Operations Research Management Science
  • Applied Regression Analysis 
  • Linear Algebra
  • Decision Support Systems: Data Warehousing
  • Data Mining with Information Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


21 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission eligibility is based on receipt of a baccalaureate degree equivalent to a United States four-year bachelor's degree from a college or university recognized as an institution of higher education by the Ministry of Education in the relevant country or be regionally accredited within the U.S. prior to matriculating into a graduate program. 
  • To be considered for regular admission, applicants must have a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or the equivalent (on the U.S. 4.0 scale). Applicants who have earned 9 or more letter-graded graduate credits must have a minimum graduate GPA of 3.0 or the equivalent; this graduate GPA supersedes the undergraduate GPA.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 790 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    16590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 790 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13629 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 649 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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