Data Analytics for Business

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This course teaches the scientific process of transforming data into insights for making better business decisions. It covers the methodologies, issues, and challenges related to analyzing business data. It will illustrate the processes of analytics by allowing students to apply business analytics algorithms and methodologies to business problems.

Course Objectives:

  • After taking this course, students should be able to: Approach business problems data-analytically. Students should be able to think carefully and systematically about whether and how data and business analytics can improve business performance. Develop business analytics ideas, analyze data using business analytics software, and generate business insights.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for individuals heading towards a career in data science / currently in a business data analyst/ data scientist role.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Technology


Georgia Institute of Technology

Employee Type

New applicants, Leadership

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

192 hrs


Audit Free

Certification is paid for $ 500.00 ; Full financial aid available for certification