Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
Iowa State University

Program Details

Iowa State University offers the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics online degree.  This program helps students understand and work with data.  Students begin with building a foundation in business analytics and then go on to concentrate on skills that match their needs and interests.  Key topics covered are:

  • Data management
  • Business analytics
  • Modeling
  • Communication through data visualization

While this online business analytics degree can be earned alone, it can also be earned before, after, or concurrently with a master’s or doctoral degree.  Nine of the 12 required credits can count toward further graduate study.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Iowa State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have two or more years of post-graduate work experience