Virginia Tech in association with KIIT School of Management (KSOM) is offering one year postgraduate certificate program consisting of twelve courses in the field of Business Analytics.
According to Gartner, the modern business intelligence market in India is expected to grow by 30% and data analytics platforms by 19% in 2018. Modern technology produces a vast amount of information that provides businesses an opportunity to understand customer preferences better, leading to more choices for customer acquisition. Virginia Tech’s new Postgraduate Program in Business Analytics, leading to a certificate, prepares students to better meet societal, economic, and technology demands. Preparing for today’s market requires skills in big data technologies, advanced statistics, machine learning, data security, cloud application development, and innovative thinking. From ordering food to entertainment to autonomous vehicles, each of us will be engulfed by more data than we are neurologically equipped to handle. The scale and ubiquity of data is already forcing corporations to find ingenious ways to analyze, track, and leverage data for strategy, and operations. As data volumes continue to explode, businesses need to continually upgrade the education and skill level of their employees to fully utilize the power of data for a competitive edge in the market.