Analytics certificate online

Analytics Certificate

Northwestern's online analytics certificate is a 6-course program designed to be completed in 12 months (3 semesters), taking one course at a time.

Requirements
CSC 481 - Introduction to Data Analytics (2 credits, 8 weeks)
CSC 482 - Introduction to Text Analytics (3 credits, 8 weeks)
CSC 483 - Introduction to Predictive Analytics (3 credits, 8 weeks)
CSC 491 - Advanced Data Analytics (3 credits, 8 weeks)
CSC 492 - Advanced Text Analytics (3 credits, 8 weeks)
CSC 493 - Advanced Predictive Analytics (3 credits, 8 weeks)
Total credits required: 18
Program prerequisites
Analytics courses build on statistics and computational learning from the following prerequisite courses or equivalent college courses in statistics, calculus and computer science programming:
MAT 116 - Statistics for the Natural and Social Sciences or
MAT 117 - Applied Statistics for Management
MAT 111 - Calculus for Management, Life and Social Sciences or
MAT 112 - Calculus I
CSC 171 - Computer Science I