Put your sharp, analytical mind to work by adding data-based decision making to your set of marketable business skills.
Add statistics and logical thinking to your existing business skill set by learning how to collect solid data and interpret it accurately. Find out how to evaluate your organization’s needs and provide solutions based on real-world information.
CSU-Global’s masters specialization or graduate certificate in business intelligence focuses on the latest techniques for collecting and analyzing statistical information, spotting trends, making projections, and helping to drive strategic plans to guide your organization to future success. This is an excellent choice if you’re interested in a career as an analyst, data warehouse developer, business consultant, or in any other career that works with statistical information.
This program consists of four graduate online business intelligence courses for a total of 12 credit hours.
This course provides students with an overview of Business Intelligence (BI) for an enterprise, establishing the foundation for using data in cross-functional key areas, such as accounting, sales, production, customer data, and other elements, to assist with generating actionable intelligence data for decision making in order to achieve or maintain competitive advantage in the workplace and evaluate how well corporate key performance indicators are being met.
This course provides students with an overview of data warehouses in an enterprise and how data is captured, analyzed, and translated into information to assist executives with streamlined information from disparate systems for effective decision making based on data for strategic and operational objectives in an enterprise.
This course provides an overview of the tools and techniques for analyzing business data in order to develop comprehensive and functional solutions. Topics include forecasting, simulation, and data modeling for complex problem analysis in medium to large organizations.
This course provides an in-depth understanding of how business intelligence aligns with the realization of organizational strategy. Topics include key performance indicators, organizational goals, and the role of effective management in meeting enterprise objectives.