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College of Business

Business Analytics Minor or Certificate

About our Business Analytics Minor or Certificate 

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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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How much does this program cost? 

Find out how much this program costs through the registrar.

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Prorgam Information

Our minor and certificate program will help you develop additional skills in descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive business analytics. The required courses will introduce you to relevant modelling and statistical methods. Your elective courses give you the opportunity to apply your business analytics skills to various business disciplines. 

For information regarding admission requirements, required and elective courses, please reference the 2022-2023 Academic Catalog


If you are majoring in something outside of business, this program provides you with the opportunity to develop skills in business analytics. You will learn basic statistics and analyze real-world business and economic data. 

For information regarding admission requirements, required and elective courses, please reference the 2022-2023 Academic Catalog.

Questions? Contact us. 

To declare a major or minor program email with your student email for next steps. 

Do you just need to take a class to transfer back to your college or university? Please see our helpful instructions for taking a class as a non-degree seeking student.

CWU’s College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only 5% of business schools globally earn the coveted designation.

For more information, reference our Accreditation information.

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