Program Description

Effective business decisions today come as a result of interpreting large amounts of data. Data Analytics provides the specialized knowledge necessary for you to become a skilled professional essential to an employer's business decision making process.

You'll learn:

  • To analyze and interpret digital information.
  • Case study problem solving and analysis.
  • To understand key analytical, modeling, statistical and programming tools.
  • The use of business intelligence and data analytics software with a focus on data identification, consolidation, communication, reporting, manipulation and trending.
  • Management techniques for data analytics projects.
  • Presentation and communication skills.

This program is also offered through Full Time Studies.

Continuing Education students typically complete this program in two to four years.

Courses in this program cost approximately $425 each. Textbooks are extra.

Additional Details

Admission and Registration

You must apply, and be accepted, to this program prior to registering for courses.

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You require:

  • University degree or college diploma (two year or longer) including most Business, Computer Science, or Humanities and Social Sciences program OR
  • An acceptable combination of related work experience and postsecondary education (as determined by the college).

Original, official transcripts (in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution) must be submitted in order to receive an official, and final, offer for the program.

If Applicable:

Financial Assistance

green checkmark OSAP funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.

Learning Outcomes

Program learning outcomes outline what graduates need to know, and be able to do, after they complete a program.

Review the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) program learning outcomes.


Academic Opportunities

Graduates may wish to pursue a Certified Analytics Professional credential.

Career Opportunities

View future career options and industries of employment.

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).

Next Steps

Wait for your application to be approved. Once approved, you can select and register for your courses.

Additional Information

This is a BYOD (Bring your own device) program. You can find the laptop requirements on the full-time program page under Additional Information.

Frequently Asked Questions

College Resources

Program Contact

Continuing Education
Technology and Skills Development
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Completion Requirement

13 Course(s)

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This program of studies applies to students starting the program in the current academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion email the Program Contact listed at the bottom of this page.

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A selection of courses will be offered each term. Visit our course schedule page for a tentative list of future offerings.

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