RM News - The Global Analytics Consortium Offers Business Analytics Certificates
May 18, Los Angeles - The Global Education Consortium on Research Methods and Business Analytics (GEC RMBA, www.rmba.org ) is launching a business analytics certification program to meet the growing demand for qualified analytics talents worldwide.
(Editor: see also KDnuggets list of Certificates in Analytics and Data Mining)
In order to receive the GEC RMBA certification, professionals and students need to obtain necessary knowledge, skills and experience in the following four areas: A) Theory and Methods of Business Analytics, B) Quantitative Methods and Predictive Modeling, C) Statistical Computing and Research Flow Software Systems, D) Business Analytics Application and Cases.
Training in class room and online formats is available at the GEC RMBA headquarters and its training partners worldwide, in English, Spanish, Russian and Chinese.
The GEC RMBA's Business Analytics Certification has three levels:
Level I - Certified Business Analytics Professional Level II - Certified Business Analytics Senior Professional Level III - Certified Business Analytics Expert
General speaking, the level I is equivalent to a bachelor degree plus some practical training, while the level II is equivalent to a M.S. of business analytics. The level III certificates are reserved only to well-known experts.
The GEC RMBA certificates have been well received by professionals who are already working in the business analytics fields and can not afford the time of going back to schools. The GEC RMBA has also created special certification plans for quantitative graduates and professionals who wish to enter the business analytics fields, as well as for these business students and professionals who had not gained much training of quantitative methods in the past.
More information about the business analytics certification can be obtained by emailing to info AT rmba.org .
For general questions about the GEC RMBA certificates on business analytics, please click here.