Graduate Certificate in Analytics for Competitive Advantage
Golden Gate University

Program Details

Earn a Graduate Certificate in Analytics for Competitive Advantage in an accessible online format through Golden Gate University.  This program is specifically designed for leaders and decision-makers seeking a deeper comprehension of analytics within their organization.  Core studies of this program include but are not limited to:

  • Integration of business analytics
  • Data management
  • Performance management metrics

Develop heightened skills in storytelling, communication, visualization, and more.  Faculty are experienced professionals from the local Bay Area.  Students with this certificate may pursue a master’s degree or enhanced professional options through Golden Gate University online.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Golden Gate University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

The WASC Senior College and University Commission accredits universities in California and Hawaii, including Stanford, University of San Francisco, UC Berkeley, San Jose State. GGU has never chosen to apply for the optional AACSB accreditation because its requirements are not consistent with their mission and commitment to have students learn from former and current practitioners rather than pure scholars. To do this, Golden Gate focuses on hiring full and part-time faculty who have a strong practitioner background and bring their practical experience to the classroom. AACSB rules are not consistent with this approach and, unfortunately, many standard rankings such as US News & World Report base their information on AACSB. With more than 68,000 alumni, we are confident that GGU prepares students with knowledge and skills that can be used throughout their careers.

  • AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION (ABA)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE BAR
  • AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF LAW SCHOOLS (AALS)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, New Mexico, Wisconsin