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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, Jan. 25, 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 a 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 Jan. 15.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an alternative accommodation, please contact Mallory T. 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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