Business Analytics Capstone Course
The Business Analytics Capstone Project is an immersive, project-based learning experience that allows learners to apply what they’ve learned throughout the business analytics studies about how to make data-driven decisions to real business challenges organizations face. Throughout the course, the learner will tackle real-world business problems in several verticals, such as marketing, finance, operations management, human resources, and organizational management. The learner will utilize data-driven decision-making techniques, cutting-edge analytical tools, and strategic thinking. This capstone course will challenge learners to synthesize their understanding of data visualization, predictive modeling, and machine learning while honing their communication and presentation skills. By the end of the course, they’ll be better prepared to make better data-driven business decisions in the ever-evolving field of business analytics.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Business Analytics Capstone Course Overview
Communicate the business analytics project overview addressing a business process in a specific business vertical.
Create business analytics documents for effective project communication and management.
Develop a data pipeline for business analytics solutions.
Create and validate predictive models using machine learning to address specific business needs.
Communicate and present data insights and information visually and verbally to stakeholders for effective decision-making.
Develop an implementation and monitoring plan to address the changing business needs.
Business Analytics Capstone 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 Capstone 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.