Train to Assist Organizations Better Harness Their Data

SRU’s Certificate in Data Analytics trains students to become skilled data science practitioners

Data Analytics Certificate (Online)

Offered by: Mathematics and Statistics

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Do you want to improve your career prospects? Big data analytics allows organizations to better harness their data to make smarter faster decisions. Demand for skilled data science practitioners is rapidly growing across a range of industry domains. This certificate is designed to provide students with a hands-on, project-based training to apply data analytics techniques to big data sets.

Graduates from any bachelor’s degree program would benefit from this certificate.


SRU’s Data Analytics Certificate offers:

  • 100% Online Coursework
  • A 12-credit program
  • Training in big data analytics, machine learning, and state-of-the-art technologies
  • Highly accomplished faculty with big business experience


Attention: To apply for admission, please use the following link to apply now.

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Official undergraduate transcripts and graduate, if applicable (official transcripts must be sent by the institution via electronic transcript e-share to or via mail.  Faxed copies are not considered official)
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  • Students with a GPA below 3.0 with prerequisite coursework may apply for conditional admission
  • Complete the following prerequisite courses with a grade of C or better (all prerequisite courses must be completed before entering the program):
    • Probability/Inferential Statistics
    • A programmng language (C, C++, Java, Python)