|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Graduate Certificate, College|
|Nominal duration||2 years, includes 1 work placement|
|Tuition fee||CA$19,807 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$18,364), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$375 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$75) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, if English is not your first language, OR you did not complete a minimum of two full years of successful study in an accredited university degree program/college diploma program in a country OR in a postsecondary institution where English is the primary language of instruction, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
Today’s businesses know that it is critical to stay on top of what’s next in their industry: the next trend, the next tool, the next technology. They are developing capacity within their organizations to use big data to derive insights for a more profitable future. Businesses have a growing need for professionals who can use data, analytics and business acumen to improve ROI, streamline and expedite processes, drive down costs, create smart products, and build better customer experiences.
Humber’s Business Insights and Analytics graduate certificate program provides you with practical, in-demand skills in business; database management and programming; data analysis and interpretation; and decision-making and communications. It consists of a common platform of 21 core courses in business, database management, programming for machine learning and data analytics, plus 3 specialization stream courses in either Marketing or Operations.
Graduates of this program will:
- develop effective business strategies, tactics and processes based on data-driven analytics
- support business decision making with advanced statistical and quantitative analysis; and advanced data visualization and communications tools and techniques
- generate business insights by developing and using databases, big data and machine learning
Get the hands-on experience that industry demands with a 320-hour (minimum) work placement that will give you the opportunity to apply what you have learned in the classroom to the real world. Students initiate the placement with the aid of faculty, targeting companies in the Greater Toronto Area. Placement may be completed on a part-time basis throughout the academic year, or full time during the term immediately following the program.
For graduates with advanced skills in analytics, there are many career opportunities across many industries. Job titles commonly used to describe professionals in this field are:
- analytics and insights consultant
- business analytics specialist
- data analytics manager
- digital strategist
- marketing analyst
- workforce management analyst
- web analytics associate
- operations analytics director
A sampling of the industries and sectors that employ analytics professionals includes:
- advertising & communications
- banking, finance, investment & insurance
- health care/pharmacare
- human resources
- marketing & sales
- retailing, wholesaling & supply chain
- transportation & logistics