In the emerging field of Business Analytics, NNU offers a 12-credit graduate certificate program to add to your professional experience. Begin this program with a bachelor’s or master’s degree and learn concepts that are immediately applicable to any business context. Whether you’re an entrepreneur wanting to grow your business or an aspiring professional looking to climb the corporate ladder, this certificate will give you the skills you need at an affordable price.
Graduate certificates provide a quick and transcriptable way to show your competency in a specific business discipline. Enhance your resume and expand your potential with a 4-9 month commitment that yields significant results.
The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics will prepare you to analyze and apply data in your industry and direct your company toward solutions. In this program, you will learn how to align your goals and outcomes, interpret data and use metrics to inform your decision-making. The path to success doesn’t have to be a guessing game—when you leverage the tools available, you can track and predict results with more precision.
Core Courses (9 credits)
BSNS6201. Applied Business Analytics (3)
BSNS6211. MIS Strategy, Innovation, and Analysis (3)
BSNS6221. Business Analytics in Action (3)
Elective Courses – Choose one (3 credits)
ACCT6301. Business Analysis and Valuation (3)
BSNS6162. Ethics and Integrity in Decision Making (3)
BSNS6994. Special Topics in Business (3)
For full course descriptions, please see our Graduate Catalog (scroll down to BSNS course descriptions).
NOTE: Classes taken as part of this certificate program can be applied toward earning your master's degree.
Scheduling features include:
You can apply to our Graduate Business Certificate program with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline. To apply, you will need:
Consideration for acceptance is based on the following criteria:
Note that Graduate Students in the College of Business do not have to sign an NNU Lifestyle Covenant – this requirement is waived to promote diversity at the Graduate level. Professors and staff are supportive of the NNU Lifestyle Covenant, but seek to welcome all races, religions and lifestyles. To learn more about NNU’s religious affiliation, please see our Statement of Faith.
$670 per credit
|Metropolitan and nonmetropolitan area occupational employment and wage estimates for the Boise area are sourced from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.|
Actual costs will vary
|$670 per credit (12 credits)||$8,040|
|Technology Fee ($100 per semester)||$200|
What I loved the best about [NNU's MBA] professors is they were experts in their field. Generally, you might get a professor at other schools that they teach—they enjoy teaching, but never have actually had real world experience, and that wasn't the case.