The online Graduate Certificate in Data Mining provides an introduction to data mining with an emphasis on large-scale databases as a source of knowledge generation and competitive advantage. Program curriculum focuses on the fundamentals of relational database technology, recovery and concurrency along with methods of design and modeling of databases. Additionally, students will learn techniques needed for building text databases, office automation systems, and document-processing systems.
Students who wish to further their education and obtain a master's degree can apply credits from this certificate toward: M.S in Computer Science, M.S in Information Systems, M.S in Business and Information Systems and M.S in Web Systems.
Have an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering; or an undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Physics, or Engineering plus a background in the industry in computer programming, data structures, databases, and networking and operating systems. Official transcripts. A minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit GRE scores for US/CAN applicants without CS or Engineering degrees. Submit letter of recommendation. Resume.
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education