Business Analytics (BAPG)
Ontario College Graduate Certificate | 3 semesters | Barrydowne
You will gain the skills to extract meaningful insights from very large and complex data sets to support business decision‐making. You will learn how to collect, curate, manipulate, encode, and store data sets so they can be analyzed and mined in such a way that they can be reused and repurposed to solve challenges and predict trends in any size and type of business. Key areas of study include database design and management, business analytics, market research, data mining, and decision‐making through analytics.
Applicants must be graduates of a diploma, advanced diploma, or degree from an Ontario College or equivalent.
- Any grade 12 mathematics (C) or (U) (MCT4C is highly recommended)
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Students who do not possess the foundational math will need to take the bridging course/s prior to registration.
Applicants whose first language is not English, must provide proof of English proficiency. Cambrian College accepts the TOEFL, or IELTS, or equivalent test to satisfy our English admission requirements.
This program will be delivered in the following terms:
Fall Term Start
- SEMESTER 1 Fall 2019
- SEMESTER 2 Winter 2020
- SEMESTER 3 Spring 2020
For specific term start/end dates and other key dates/deadlines, please see the Academic Schedule on our website.
Program of Study
|ANA 1000||Found of Data Analytics for Bu||3|
|DBA 1000||Database Mgmt & Warehousing||4|
|QMM 1001||Statistics for Data Analytics||4|
|EXL 1002||Advanced Excel||3|
|ANA 1003||Data Collection and Ethics||3|
|MKT 1005||Marketing and Social Media Analytics||3|
|QMM 1002||Stats and Data Visualization||4|
|MKT 1006||Marketing Simulation||4|
|ANA 1002||Enterprise Analytics||4|
|ANA 1001||Programming for Analytics||4|
|BTA 1012||Data Mining||3|
|BTA 1013||Communicating with Data||3|
|BUS 1141 |
or BUS 1142
|Capstone Project |
Tuition and Ancillary Fees
Please see our fees page for the breakdown of tuition and mandatory ancillary fees by program and semester for both domestic and international students
Books & Supplies
The cost of books and supplies is under review for Year 1. The information will be updated on the website upon further review of the program.
Data analytics professionals may work independently or with IT teams, mining data from primary and secondary sources, analyzing and interpreting results, pinpointing and predicting trends, providing concise reports, and designing, creating and maintaining databases.
They work for a wide range of industries including government, applied research, human resources, healthcare, and sales and marketing. Common job titles may include: Data Analyst, Data Miner and Customer Insights Analyst.
Please note: Cambrian College strives to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. Please note that the academic curriculum is continually reviewed and revised to ensure that Cambrian's programs and courses remain relevant. The College reserves the right to cancel or make changes to any course or program, fee, procedure, or campus location at any time.