Prepare yourself for a career in the growing field of data analytics through hands-on practice with tools such as Tableau and MySQL. Gain a strong understanding of core analytics concepts and practice your skills through projects, while building a portfolio of work to present to future employers. Upon completion, you will earn a certificate of completion from UCR University Extension, as well as Tableau.
Offered in collaboration with Pathstream.
Learning Format Online
Duration 18 weeks *
Duration times can vary talk to your student success coach for more information.
Total Units 0 Units
There are no required prerequisites for this certificate program. However, we recommend experience with high school-level math and familiarity with basic concepts in statistics. Our courses are designed to help those with little or no experience get started in the field of business and data analytics. Many experienced analytics professionals also take this certificate to refine their digital skills, but no prior
experience is required or expected.
Use business framing techniques for analytical problem-solving process
Use spreadsheet software to clean, analyze, and synthesize data
Apply the Structured Query Language (SQL) in MySQL for data manipulation language (DML) and
data definition language (DDL)
Optimize a large data set within Tableau to prepare for efficient manipulation
Create and design Tableau visualizations, dashboards, and stories