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Registration open for Introduction to Data Analytics online certificate course

From: Newport News Center

Data analytics skills are in high demand across a wide variety of careers and industries. Register now for Virginia Tech’s Introduction to Data Analytics certificate course and power your career into the future.

The six-week course starts Wednesday, Aug. 3, and will meet online each Wednesday from 2 – 4 p.m. Participants will establish a strong foundation in data analytics concepts and develop skills that can be applied to their specific organizations/industries.

Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business faculty members Barbara Fraticelli, Reza Barkhi, and Jacob Shortt will lead course modules to ensure participants meet each of the following objectives: 

  • Establish foundation: Learn the history, core terms, and definitions to establish a robust understanding and application of data analytics. Gain insights on what data analytics is and why it matters.
  • Develop skills: Build in-demand industry skills and be ready to apply knowledge in the professional world. Hands-on experiences will be used throughout the program to develop these skills.
  • Apply knowledge: Use case studies and industry-specific examples to apply knowledge for more effective marketing, expanded revenue opportunities, improved efficiency, and other competitive advantages.

Upon competition of the program, participants will receive a certificate of completion from Virginia Tech including CEUs based on total contact hours.

Space is limited. For more information (including a list of the course modules) and to register, visit the course website or email Mallory Tuttle. Registration closes July 29.

Live captions will be available upon request. If you are an individual with a disability and desire an alternative accommodation, please contact Mallory Tuttle at 757-964-8855 or email during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the first day of the program. ​Requests received less than 10 business days prior to the start date of the program may not be able to be accommodated.

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