Data Analytics Certificate


Data AnalystData is the lifeblood of any successful business, and analytics is one of the fastest-growing, highest-paid, and in-demand skills required to drive strategic decision-making.  If you are gathering data, analyzing it, or just wanting to learn tools and techniques to make better recommendations, this certificate is for you. Whether learners have limited or no statistical background or work with data already, this certificate is designed to afford new knowledge and hone your industry skill set. You’ll learn hands-on, how to:

  • Apply statistical and scientific methods for data analysis,
  • Organize and manage data,
  • Visualize and understand how to turn data into actionable information, and
  • Work with popular data science languages such as Python and R.

This certificate is designed to be completed in one academic year (2 courses per semester).

Career Options

Banking & Finance
Business Intelligence (BI)
Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Data Analysis
IT Systems Analysis
Cyber Analytics
Market Research & Digital Marketing
Web & Social Media Marketing
Operations Analysis
Product Analysis
Project Management
Transportation Logistics
Public Health
Criminal Justice
and anywhere data are produced or need analysis.

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Courses & Outcomes

See below for a list of all full-time Department Faculty. Please note that not all listed faculty may teach courses related to this specific degree or certificate program.

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Elizabeth M Allen

B.A., B.S., Miami University; M.A., Central Connecticut State UniversityMathematics and Science Department Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: C206
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9452
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June Decker

A.B., Harvard College; M.S., University of ConnecticutMathematics and Science Department Professor of Mathematics
Office: C124
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9420

Brian Kennedy

B.S. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.A., State University of New YorkMathematics and Science Department Professor of Mathematics
Office: C156
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9441

Kelly Molkenthin, Ph.D.

B.S., Fairfield University; M.S., Ph.D.,University of Rhode IslandMathematics and Science Department Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: C234
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9455
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Roxanne N Tisch, Ph.D.

B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Rhode IslandMathematics and Science Department Department Chair & Professor of Mathematics
Office: C248
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9480


Elizabeth Allen