The Management Information Systems (MIS) Department, in association with the Outreach College, offers an online Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Certificate.
The MISonline BI Certificate helps you define, establish, and distinguish yourself professionally, as you gain the skills and techniques needed to design, build, and deploy solutions to deliver more data to more people across and organization.
The certificate is designed for IT professionals, project managers, business analysts, and marketing analysts and researchers. It provides a broad overview of managerial, strategic and technical issues associated with Business Intelligence and data warehouse design, implementation, and utilization. It will give you the fundamentals of database mining, analysis, design, and implementation with an emphasis on practical aspects of business process analysis and information delivery. Anyone involved in analyzing data to make business decisions will benefit from this three course graduate level program.
Since pioneering one of the nation's first Management Information Systems (MIS) curricula, the MIS department has been a leader in IT education and research. Our programs—ranked in the top 5 since 1989—reflect the vigorous dynamics of technology today. We have brought in more than $200 million in external funding for research—more than any other MIS program in the world. Our research generates real-world solutions for significant problems and influences our cutting-edge curriculum. Our distinguished faculty win research and teaching awards. Our alumni hold leadership positions in diverse business environments, from Fortune 500 technology and consulting enterprises to emerging new ventures.
Eller College of Management
University of Arizona - Main - Tucson
Arizona Online - Online
Send your official transcripts to:
MIS Department, Online Admissions
University of Arizona
Eller College of Management
McClelland Hall #430
PO Box 210108
Tucson, AZ 85721-0108
Required test(s): N/A
Required GRE Subject tests:
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Minimum GRE Quantitative:
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Minimum TOEFL: 90
Minimum IELTS: 7
The 100% online program offers multiple admission dates throughout the year.
Please visit https://eller.arizona.edu/programs/non-degree/certificates/business-intelligence to review upcoming deadlines
International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.
ETS Major Field Code(s) for this program:
TOEFL: 4832 (The University of Arizona)
Minimum GPA: 3.0
MIS 531 Enterprise Data Management (3 units)
MIS 545 Data Mining for Business Intelligence (3 units)
MIS 587 Business Intelligence (3 units)
There are no electives for this program.
Students must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA or higher in the program.
Certificate students are expected and required to complete their coursework and graduate with in four years from the date of the first course on their plan of study.
Please refer to the Graduate Student Handbook for students who are pursuing this program of study.