University of Missouri-Kansas City

Business Analytics

Quick Facts


Graduate certificate

Delivery Mode

100% Online

Standard credit hours


Standard estimated cost



1-2 courses per semester


1-2 years

*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.

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Skills in business analytics have become indispensable components of most professional careers, and you’re ready to build on your knowledge and add these skills to your toolbox. Do it with the 100% online business analytics graduate certificate from the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Learn to use data science tools like R, Tableau, Python and SQL to process, clean and read from large data sets that will have you making predictions and decisions to solve the problems facing your industry.

Whether it’s determining product pricing, predicting how much medicine a hospital will need, or identifying fraudulent transactions, leave the program with an in-depth knowledge of a diverse array of in-demand data-handling tools, theories and techniques that can bring you to a better place in your career or help you transition to something new. Level up your talents and business acumen, make yourself more appealing to employers and gain the ability to truly understand the data your business generates.

Credits earned through the business analytics certificate can be transferred into the Bloch MBA program.

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Career Prospects

Business analytics skills are useful and more relevant than ever in all fields of business. The ability to analyze issues and implement data-driven solutions can help you establish organizational efficiencies, effect better outcomes and create a better future for your community. Job titles include:

  • Business analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Data scientist

Median salary (data scientists)

Program Structure

Course work includes:

  • Business analytics and statistics
  • Data management and data mining
  • Data wrangling
  • Data visualization
  • Data analysis for healthcare


The University of Missouri-Kansas City is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.

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