Certificate Program in Business Intelligence

Program Objectives

  1. Understand the differences between databases and. data warehouses.
  2. How to conceptualize and model data.
  3. How to use queries to retrieve data.
  4. How BI is used in different industries and business functions.
  5. The role of statistics in BI.
  6. How to use Excel for finding optimal solutions for various business problem (e.g., maximizing the profit, minimizing the cost).
  7. Methods for discovering patterns in large data sets (e.g., clustering, categories, market basket analysis).
  8. Forecasting methods used with data warehouses (e.g., predictive analytics).
  9. The management of data warehouses (e.g., extract/transform/load, security, back-up).