Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics - UMass Amherst


Data-driven decision making is a necessary business skill for professionals to be effective and achieve strategic objectives in any industry.

By completing this 15-credit certificate, you will learn how to process and visualize data as well as how to solve real-life business problems through data analysis. Whether you are a new graduate or a professional aspiring to a leadership position, this certificate will provide the skills necessary to succeed in today’s business world. Find out more about the Isenberg Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics.

Learn more about this program:

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To get started, visit the Online Certificate in Business Analytics webpage.


Registration is administered through UMass Amherst University Without Walls. Please see Fee Schedule below.

Program Costs Amount
Fee per credit $900
Registration Fee per semester  $50
Total for Course* $2,750 (900x3crds. = 2,700 + 50 reg. fee per sem.)

*Courses can vary from one to six credits; this total represents a standard 3 credit course.


The Isenberg School of Management is fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB- International). AACSB - International is the premier accrediting agency for business programs around the world.

The University of Massachusetts is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).


Successful applicants will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree or currently enrolled in their final semester.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Application
  • Unofficial transcript and
  • Resume/CV.
Financial Aid: 

We encourage you to speak to your employer about tuition reimbursement if there is a Tuition Assistance Program available.

For certificate programs, you may be eligible for a direct consumer alternative loan. Private loans do not require school certification and proceeds are paid directly to the borrower. When looking for loans, please make sure you specify to the lender that you are looking for a "Direct to consumer loan" or that it is for Continuing Education classes. Financial aid is not available since certificate programs are not degree granting.

For additional information, please visit (to apply for the Continuing Education loan).  UMass Amherst does not endorse any individual alternative loan - you should compare programs and choose those that best fit your needs.

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Business Management