La Trobe University

Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics

Overview

Start dates
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July) 2018
Duration
1 year part-time
Fees and costs
$28,200 per 120 credit points.
Note: 120 credit points represents full-time study for one year.

The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is a specialised degree that aims to give you the skills to solve the problems of modern businesses. This multi-disciplinary course draws upon knowledge and skills in business, statistics, computer science, and soft personal skills such as communication and critical thinking. The course covers foundation and advanced business analytics by using state-of-the-art tools to showcase the practical application of knowledge and skills. It also has a strong industry presence to ensure that you're kept up-to-date with the latest developments in this field.

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 8.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

An Australian Bachelor's degree in a cognate discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without an undergraduate degree but with five or more years of relevant work experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience.

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Career outcomes

In Australia, the need for analytical professionals is at an all-time high across a range of industries including banking, retail, sport, science, entertainment, health and public services.

Fees and scholarships

Course fees

$28,200 per 120 credit points.
Note: 120 credit points represents full-time study for one year.

Additional costs

Nil

Scholarships

Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.

How to apply

Applications for Semester 2, 2018 will open soon.

How to apply for a postgraduate coursework degree

To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:
- ask us a question
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- call us on 1300 135 045.
- email businessanalytics@latrobe.edu.au.

See Student Handbook for more details

The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses.