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About the Program
With a graduate Certificate in Business Analytics, you’ll receive instruction from our online MBA faculty and gain the skills needed to be an integral part of the decision-making process for your company.
All the Details on Your Degree
Work toward this graduate certificate will, in most cases, be applicable to the online MBA program.
6-9 month timeframe
Foundations of Analytics
Data Visualization and Reporting
Upcoming Start Dates
June 29, 2021
August 24, 2021
Common Job Titles
Manager, Applied Analytics
Project Manager/Technical Data Analytics
Operations Research Analyst
Market Research Analyst
Meet the Program Director
Dr. Phil Vardiman is the program director of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Business Management (MSM) degrees that focus on training and developing future organizational leaders. He has extensive experience in operations management, human resources management, organizational development, and quality assurance. He has held several leadership and management positions while continuing his education. Dr. Vardiman received his degrees from Abilene Christian University, University of Mary-Hardin Baylor and Texas A&M University and also holds the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-SCP) senior certified professional certification and the HRCI Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) certification. He is very active in the community serving on two boards, is involved with local church activities and owns his own consulting business.
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