Program Admission Deadlines: Open, rolling admissions; applications accepted continuously.
Minimum Total Hours: 15
Certificate Code: XBA
Contact: Aaron Reecher
Phone: 941 359-4333
Dean: Robert Anderson, Ph.D.
(941) 359- 4274
A graduate professional certificate in Business Analytics is designed to equip the student with a set of skills necessary for business data analysis using modern analytics tools and techniques. Judicious use of sound analytics techniques can give organizations a competitive edge, much needed in today’s competitive business envrironments. Both statistical tools and operations research tools are covered in this professional certificate.
Program Admission Requirements
Applicants must meet the University’s requirements as well as the requirements listed below.
- Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or its equivalent as determined by a USFSM approved foreign credential evaluation service.
- Two (2) letters of recommendation.
- No standardized test required and no GPA required.
- Official transcripts and resume required.
Required Courses (12 credit hours):
|Course Number||Title||Credit Hours||Prerequisites||Notes|
|QMB 6357||Statistics for Business Professionals||3||None|
|ISM 6405||Informatics and Business Intelligence||3||None|
|QMB 6303||Applied Business Analytics||3||None|
|QMB 6400||Business Decision Modeling||3||QMB 6357|
Required Elective Courses (3 credit hours):
Choose any graduate level QMB 6xxx 3 credit hours