Data analysis is an integral component in modern business decision-making processes. The certificate program offers students training in essential skills in data analytics. It comprises the following three courses:
- Data Management
- Data Visualization
- Predictive Modeling
|DATX 5801||Data Management||3|
|or CSIS 3722||Development of Databases|
|DATX 5803||Data Visualization||3|
|DATX 5805||Predictive Modeling Algorithms||3|
|or CSCI 4851||Data Science and Machine Learning|
|Total Semester Hours||9|
Note: The courses will be housed in a new prefix, DATX, to be created in the College of STEM.
The pre-requisite for the DATX courses is junior standing and GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Students who successfully complete this program should be able to:
- manipulate and prepare a large data set for analysis through common techniques to clean data and identify trends and outliers;
- manage a large data set through database management and build an effective database application;
- describe and apply the common techniques used in data analytics and choose an appropriate technique to model and make predictions on a dataset.