The certificate in Business Intelligence Analyst is designed to prepare students for entry-level Business Intelligence (BI) positions in a variety of industries. Students gain skills using BI tools to analyze and report on data in a BI environment, and serve as team members in business intelligence and data warehousing projects. This is an advanced certificate designed for students who have knowledge of relational database theory, and requires a prerequisite of ENGL 101 with a C or better. The Database Analyst Certificate of Accomplishment may be applied to earn this certificate.
Certificate recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:
Develop a dimensional model for a business process
Implement a simple dimensional model by creating a data mart or a data warehouse that satisfies accepted practices
Create a multidimensional database using a data mart and/or a data warehouse as a data source
Create and manipulate advanced On Line Analytical Processing (OLAP) objects that satisfy stated requirements
Create complex reports using data from a multidimensional database that satisfy stated requirements
Create reports using data from a multidimensional database that satisfy stated requirements