Business Analytics Course
Analytics focuses on discovering the power of data-driven decisions in the competitive business landscape, harnessing the potential of their data in driving growth. The concepts in business analytics, such as data collection, data visualization, and statistical analysis, can be applied in the transformative journey of a data-driven organization. The course exposes learners to different analytical tools and techniques to be used to solve complex business problems, identify trends, and predict future outcomes. By mastering these essential skills, learners will become invaluable assets to any organization in any vertical looking to make data-driven decisions.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Business Analytics Course Overview
Communicate the various concepts of business analytics in an organizational setting.
Design and implement a data collection and preparation plan, including data cleaning, transformation, and integration techniques, to ensure data quality and relevance for business analytics projects.
Design a comprehensive data analysis strategy for a given business problem using appropriate techniques and tools.
Implement various predictive and prescriptive analytics models
Create a business analytics implementation plan tailored to a specific organization's needs, resources, and objectives.
Develop a strategy for staying up-to-date with the latest developments in business analytics and incorporating them into organizational practices.
Business Analytics Course Skills
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When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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Business Analytics Course Testimonials
My weekly reflective journal is my Nexford highlight. Thanks to faculty support, I continually apply principles to my enterprise – and I've been able to scale beyond considerable measure.