Graduate Certificate in Earth Data Analytics / Foundations
University of Colorado Boulder

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Earth Data Analytics / Foundations program is designed to provide students with a powerful combination of skills in earth science, data analytics, interdisciplinary collaboration, and science communication. Upon completion, students are able to:

  • Address domain specific scientific challenges and questions using readily available, multi-dimensional data streams
  • Efficiently process, integrate, analyze, and visualize heterogeneous spatio-temporal data
  • Communicate effectively across disciplines
  • Efficiently and effectively collaborate with colleagues in interdisciplinary environments


  • Possess a baccalaureate undergraduate degree (in any academic field) from an accredited institution
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Cannot be a current graduate or undergraduate student at CU
  • Résumé or CV
  • Unofficial transcript(s)
  • 500-word statement of interest

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission