Business Insights and Analytics

Humber College, Canada

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 16,183

Course Accredited By

NA

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Certificate
Today’s businesses know that it is critical to stay on top of what’s next in their industry: the next trend, the next tool, the next technology. They are developing capacity within their organizations to use data to derive insights for a more profitable future. Businesses have a growing need for professionals who can use data, analytics and business acumen to improve ROI, streamline and expedite processes, drive down costs, create smart products, and build better customer experiences.
  • Humber’s Business Insights and Analytics graduate certificate program provides you with practical, in-demand skills in business; database management and programming; data analysis and interpretation; and decision-making and communications. It consists of a common platform of 21 core courses in business, database management, programming for machine learning and data analytics, plus three specialization stream courses in either Marketing or Operations.

Graduates of this program will:

  • Develop effective business strategies, tactics and processes based on data-driven analytics
  • Support business decision making with advanced statistical and quantitative analysis; and advanced data visualization and communications tools and techniques
  • Generate business insights by developing and using databases, big data and machine learning

Note: There is a scheduled one semester break between second and third semester.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must meet all the requirements below in order to meet minimum program eligibility. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee an offer of admission. Admission decisions will be available via MyHumber, or by email and mail. Admission decisions will not be released by phone.

Admission selection is based on the following 3 requirements:

  • Academic

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree from any discipline
  • An advanced diploma or diploma in a related field (business, statistics/mathematics, or computer programming)
  • English Language Proficiency
  • All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.
  • International Credit Evaluation
  • Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.

     

Semester 1

Fall 2021 Delivery

  • BIA 5000: Introduction to Business Insights and Analytics 
  • BUS 5100: Canadian Business and Industry 
  • ITC 5000: Introduction to Statistical Software Languages Online
  • ITC 5001: Introduction to Database and SQL Online
  • RAPP 5004: Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis I Online

Select 1 from the following courses

  • BIAM: Bus. Analytics - Mktg Elective Online
  • Select 1 from the following courses
  • BIAO: Bus. Analytics - Ops Elective Online

Semester 2

Fall 2021 Delivery

  • ACCT 5507: Managerial Accounting and Finance Online
  • BIA 5201: Data Analytics Tools 1 Online
  • ITE 5200: Big Data 1 Online
  • RAPP 5014: Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis II Online
  • WORK 5450: Career Development 

Select 1 from the following courses

  • BIAM: Bus. Analytics - Mktg Elective Online
  • Select 1 from the following courses
  • BIAO: Bus. Analytics - Ops Elective Online

Semester 3

Fall 2021 Delivery

  • BIA 5200: Governance & Ethics in Data Analytics 
  • BIA 5300: Predictive Analytics Online
  • BIA 5301: Data Analytics Tools 2 Online
  • BIA 5302: Machine Learning and Programming 1 Online
  • ITE 5300: Big Data 2 Online

Select 1 from the following courses

  • BIAM: Bus. Analytics - Mktg Elective Online
  • Select 1 from the following courses
  • BIAO: Bus. Analytics - Ops Elective Online

Semester 4

Fall 2021 Delivery

  • BIA 5400: Communication & Data Visualization 
  • BIA 5402: Machine Learning and Programming 2 
  • BIA 5450: Capstone Course 
  • BUS 5003: Project Management 
  • ITE 5400: Business Intelligence 
  • WORK 5550: Field Placement

Domestic Fees by Semester

Semester 1 2022-23 Fees 

Tuition $2,227.60 

  • Compulsory Ancillary Fee $334.43
  • Compulsory Student Union Fee $62.50 
  • IGNITE Health and Dental Insurance Fee $104.23 
  • Program Ancillary Fee $0.00
  • Co-op/Placement $0.00 
  • Total $2,728.76

Semester 2 2022-23 Fees

Tuition $2,227.60 

  • Compulsory Ancillary Fee $334.43 
  • Compulsory Student Union Fee $62.50 
  • IGNITE Health and Dental Insurance Fee $104.23 
  • Program Ancillary Fee $0.00 
  • Co-op/Placement $0.00 
  • Total $2,728.76 

Semester 3 2022-23 Fees 

Tuition $2,227.60 

  • Compulsory Ancillary Fee $334.43 
  • Compulsory Student Union Fee $62.50
  •  IGNITE Health and Dental Insurance Fee $104.23
  •  Program Ancillary Fee $0.00 
  • Co-op/Placement $0.00
  • Total $2,728.76

Semester 4 2022-23 Fees 

Tuition $2,227.60 

  • Compulsory Ancillary Fee $334.43 
  • Compulsory Student Union Fee $62.50 
  • IGNITE Health and Dental Insurance Fee $104.23 
  • Program Ancillary Fee $0.00 
  • Co-op/Placement $0.00
  •  Total $2,728.76 Additional Costs BIA Students are required to bring their own computing device to class daily.
  •  At a minimum, this should be a recently purchased (last 18 months) laptop computer (not a notebook such as a Chromebook, or a tablet) running the Windows 10 operating system on an Intel i5-8300H processor (or equivalent) with 8GB RAM, 256GB HDD, built-in WiFi, a microphone, and a webcam. 
  • The program is best experienced on a laptop running Windows 10 with an Intel i7-9750H or higher processor, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, built-in WiFi, microphone, and a webcam. Required applications and programs will be made available by the college. Note: An additional registration fee of $440 applies to placements completed after the final semester of this program.

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