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Data Analytics Certificate

Ever wonder how your social media likes end up influencing the emails you receive? Or how Google knows what you’re about to search for? Welcome to the world of data analytics. Organizations of every type and size need data analysts to identify and interpret data—discerning what drives success and failure, stagnation and growth. Students pursuing this certificate will develop the ability to design data projects, analyze and collect relevant data, and make decisions based on it that help that data tell a more complete story.

Program Benefits 

  • Learn from faculty who possess the highest degrees in their fields and have relevant and valuable real-world experience.
  • This master's-level certificate is made up of just 3 courses and can be completed in 18 weeks. 
  • This master's-level certificate is entirely online and can accommodate your busy schedule! 
  • If a student elects to enter the MBA, MPA or MAOL program after earning the certificate, these courses could be applied to their program of choice. 

What To Expect 

When you earn your certificate in data analytics, you will have a deeper understanding on how to apply data in a variety of fields. Throughout the three courses, you will learn to apply analytic practices to the business world, process data for decision-making applications, and design, lead and manage real-world data projects. Innovative and strategic approaches are generated by an integration of Biblical principles and business concepts. 

Cost of Certificate

$1,400 per course + $100 tech fee per course

Why Choose Trevecca

Founded in 1901 and a leader in online education for more than two decades, Trevecca helps students discover and pursue an individual calling by providing innovative instruction; cultivating a supportive, Christ-centered community; and establishing relationships that open doors.

Recognized nationally and locally for academic quality, Trevecca has earned a reputation for providing the world with servant leaders, problem solvers and difference makers. Trevecca’s holistic approach to education encompasses intellectual, social, emotional, physical and spiritual growth.

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Here’s a look at the approximate tuition rates you could expect for this program at Trevecca, including the cost per credit hour and the total tuition expense for the full degree program. Please note that rates and fees are subject to change.

Here’s a look at the approximate tuition rates you could expect for this program at Trevecca, including the cost per credit hour and the total tuition expense for the full degree program. Please note that rates and fees are subject to change.

Cost/Course

$1,400

Courses

3

Tuition Cost*

$4,200

*$150 Student Resource Fee assessed per course. Books are not included.

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Course Descriptions

Get details on all the courses you’ll complete as you work toward this degree at Trevecca.


Foundations for Graduate Business Studies
BUS 5900

This course will cover topics needed for success in a graduate business program including critical thinking, oral and written communication, research, and analysis skills. 

PREREQUISITE: The course must be passed with a C or better before any other MBA courses may be taken.

Introduction to Graduate Business Studies
BUS 6000

This course will introduce students to the key topics of business. Students will cover all the areas addressed in the Trevecca MBA program including: leadership, organizational behavior, statistics, economics, ethics, organizational culture, IT management, accounting, finance, and marketing. Additionally, this course will cover topics needed for success in a graduate business program including critical thinking, oral and written communication, research, and analysis skills. This course is six weeks in duration.

Organizational Behavior and Leadership
BUS 5013

Serves as the foundation for the program by providing a survey of key management theories and terminology. Both classical approaches and contemporary conceptualizations of management are studied. Special emphasis is placed on leadership, motivation, culture, team building, and organizational communication.

Accounting and Finance for Managers
BUS 6015
Students are introduced to basic concepts of financial and managerial accounting and business finance. The first half of the course focuses on accounting, while the second portion covers finance. Accrual accounting, the accounting equation and the financial statements required by generally accepted accounting principles comprise the financial accounting portion. Managerial accounting topics include manufacturing/product costs such as direct labor, direct material and overhead as well as fixed and variable costs. Business finance includes an introduction to financial statement ratio analysis, time value of money concepts and basic capital budgeting techniques.
Marketing Management
MKT 5093

Focuses on the importance of modern organizations being market driven and globally competitive. It examines the role of the marketing function and fundamentals, such as market segmentation, targeting, product life cycle, new product planning, distribution strategies, pricing, promotion, forecasting, market analysis, and competitor analysis. Students conduct marketing audits of actual organizations.

*For a complete list of courses, tracks and other relevant information, view the program's course catalog.