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Modeling and Data Analytics for Operations Graduate Certificate

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Credit Hours


$949 Per Credit Hour

10 to 15

Week Terms


Mid August
Early January
Late May


  • Certificate Curriculum:

    Students are expected to complete the four ISE courses listed below, which can be earned by both degree and non-degree seeking students: 

    • INSY 6500  Modern Tools for Data Analytics and Modeling
    • INSY 6550  Decision Support Systems for Operations
    • INSY 7120  Data Analytics for Operations
    • INSY 7130  Data Mining Techniques and Applications for Operations

    Courses may be taken in any order, but Information Technology for Operations is a prerequisite for Data Analytics for Operations.

  *View a complete ISE course list and course descriptions. Graduate courses are those listed as level ”6000” and up. Those that are also offered online have a corresponding listing with a course section beginning in "D" (e.g., INSY7300 Dxx). The course section will change from term to term. 

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Why this certificate?

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a graduate certificate program that requires four courses (12 credit hours) and may be completed online.  A student who earns the certificate will have a basic knowledge in computer modeling and data analytics for operations, including manufacturing and service systems.

Who is eligible?

  • You hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent from an accredited U.S. institution. Exceptions to this may be approved if the student has the background needed to succeed in the graduate engineering courses.  A basic probability and statistics course is essential.
  • There is no GRE requirement.

What can you expect?

  • A student who earns the certificate will have a basic knowledge in computer modeling and data analytics for operations- including manufacturing and service systems.

  • If a student chooses to pursue a master's degree, all academic credit earned from the certificate may be applied toward the graduate degree

How do I apply?