The graduate certificate in Applied Analytics for Organizations is a six-course, one-year program where professionals develop the necessary data skills to identify patterns, analyze results, and predict future outcomes.  All the courses in the certificate apply towards the master’s degree, which can be completed in a second year.

Career Opportunities

Graduates who obtain a Certificate in Applied Analytics from Muhlenberg College will be able to take on contemporary data challenges in their work environment and prepare to pursue opportunities with a variety of employers including, but not limited to, the following list of Lehigh Valley organizations:

  • Deloitte LLP
  • Oracle Corporation
  • IQVIA
  • Air Products
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Liquid Interactive
  • Comcast Corporation
  • Luke’s Health Network
  • Vanguard Group Inc
  • JPMorgan and Chase & Co
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

 The skills and knowledge you learn will enable you to:

  • Source, clean and transform data into descriptive summaries that can be presented, understood, and lead to action.
  • Apply foundational techniques and principles of computing and utilize mathematical and statistical models for decision making
  • Demonstrate ability to understand and explain database application design, data models, management, storage techniques, query languages, and database integration
  • Select and use appropriate tools for analysis of data
  • Apply oral, visual and written communication skills to collaborate effectively with key stakeholders and influence decision makers

Courses available beginning Fall 2020

  • MAA 502 Statistical Tools for Analytics
  • MAA 504 Business Intelligence
  • MAA 506 Predictive Analytics
  • MAA 508 Data Warehouse and Mining
  • MAA 512 An Introduction to Programming Languages
  • MAA 514 Data Visualization