This program is no longer accepting applications.

As of fall 2015, no new applications will be accepted for this certificate. Current students should contact graduate advising to go over plans for completing the program requirements.

Certificate in Predictive Analytics

The Graduate Certificate in Predictive Analytics provides a focused set of data analytics courses for students interested in the technical aspects of analytics.

Coursework focuses on apply sophisticated software tools to big data, data mining and predictive modeling.

Total Semester Hours: 15

Initial Requirement

  • UCSP 615 Orientation to Graduate Studies at UMUC (0)
    (Must complete within first 6 credits of study.)

Academic Preparation

Students must meet the same admission requirements as those pursuing the Master of Science in Data Analytics.

Course Sequencing

Courses must be taken in the order listed.

Required Courses

Video: The Big Data Revolution is Here

Watch this video to learn about the sources of fast-growing data. Then view the companion big data infographic to explore data analytics careers.