Business Analytics Minor or Certificate

About our Business Analytics Minor or Certificate

Data is critical in helping companies maintain a competitive advantage by producing data-driven insights for decision-makers. You will work with real-world business data and analyze it using descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive business analytics methods. Our program utilizes the latest business analytics software to manage data, develop visualization, and perform statistical and machine learning analyses. 

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Why Study Business Analytics at CWU?

Business Analytics skills are in high demand across many industries such as finance, marketing, operations, healthcare, and consulting.

By minoring in Business Analytics, you will expand your career opportunities, opening doors to roles such as data analyst, business intelligence analyst, data scientist, market researcher, and more. We know that you will do something great at CWU.

Study Business Analytics at CWU

Open doors to roles such as data analyst, business intelligence analyst, market researcher, and more.

Where is this program offered?  

How much does this program cost?

Explore information on Cost, Aid, and Value to make an informed decision about investing in your education at CWU.

Where can I find more information?

Please visit the CWU Academic Catalog for current information about admission requirements, course descriptions, learner outcomes, and credit information. 

Minor or Certificate?  

Ultimately, the decision between a minor and a certificate depends on your goals. Minors are often chosen to enhance a major. Certificates, on the other hand, tend to have a more practical orientation that is directly applicable to the job market or industry demands. Connect with Academic Advising to make an informed decision.


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