Credits required
45 or 18 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 45 or 18 quarter credits are equal to 30 or 12 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$560 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
100% online You can complete all courses in these programs 100% online. View the master's curriculum or the certificate curriculum.
Start term
Fall

Data Analytics – Graduate Certificate

Graduate certificate curriculum

Examine the role statistics play in the collection and interpretation of data in Oregon State University's online Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics. You will explore real data problems that are interesting and challenging as you equip yourself with the quantitative tools needed to gather, analyze and interpret data on a massive scale.

Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics (18 credits)

This is an 18-credit certificate program that consists of five statistics courses, all of which were developed and are taught by full-time Oregon State faculty members. Students may be able to transfer up to 6 credits into the graduate certificate.

  • ST 516 – Foundations of Data Analytics
  • ST 517 – Data Analytics
  • ST 518 – Data Analytics II
  • ST 558 – Multivariate Analytics
  • ST 566 – Time Series Analytics

Prerequisites

To be admitted to either of these data analytics programs you must have completed, with a grade of C or better, an undergraduate statistics course at the level of ST 351 or equivalent. You must also have an understanding of study design, probability distributions, and the fundamentals of confidence intervals and hypothesis tests.

The OSU Transfer Course Search tool allows you to look up previous coursework in order to find out if your class has been identified as an OSU course equivalent. Ecampus Enrollment Services can also help you navigate this tool to find any information that exists for ST 351.

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