UVic introduces new Business Intelligence and Data Analytics program

UVic introduces new Business Intelligence and Data Analytics program

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The University of Victoria has just launched the Business Intelligence and Data Analytics program. The goal of the program is to give students the competitive edge they need to cut through the data jungle and make informed business decisions.

Recent graduates or career professionals looking to add relevant and highly marketable skills to their resume or toolkit would be interested in this program:

Program description

This three-course Certificate of Completion program is designed to provide you with a combination of business intelligence knowledge, skills and ability that employers will value. Using the case study model, you will work in a multi-disciplinary team to enhance your knowledge and learn industry-accepted informatics tools and strategies for analyzing a variety of data sets.

The Certificate of Completion in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics is the first program of its kind being offered by the University of Victoria. Delivered via a unique blended learning model, you will spend the first weekend of each course on campus in the classroom and then have the flexibility of four weeks of online studies. You will complete the entire program within six months.

Program features

  • Residency requirement for each course — this face-to-face component will require students to attend the course on campus at the University of Victoria in Victoria, BC
  • Instructors are seasoned industry professionals who bring a practical, high level of knowledge to the student’s learning experience
  • Committed staff who provide excellent service to instructors and students
  • Opportunities in this field are growing at a phenomenal pace with projections estimating 30,000 new jobs to be created across Canada between 2014 and 2024*

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