Masters Certificate in Analytics for Leaders

Turn numbers into action.

Fill the gaps in your data knowledge or start from scratch to drive better decisions. Our comprehensive Masters Certificate program covers everything from basic data analytical skills to hands-on exposure of advanced concepts in data science. Get well-rounded experience in analytics with our full Masters Certificate program, or pick and choose the skills you need by signing up for individual modules.

Those looking to earn the Masters Certificate also have the option to complete the program over 3 months, or take the modules at your own pace over 3 years.

Masters Certificate in Analytics for Leaders

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Fees: $9,950
Length: 27 two-hour sessions over 3 months
Next Session: April 17, 2023 to
June 19, 2023
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Masters Certificate in Analytics for Leaders

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Sharpen Your Business
Decisions with Data Analytics

Implementing the right business strategies requires more than just instincts. Now more than ever, leaders need to speak and understand the language of data so they can drive better and more accurate outcomes for the organization.

In this flexible Masters Certificate program, you’ll pick up the complete range of knowledge and skills required to practice analytics sustainably, and the ability to turn data insights into actionable items across your management teams. 

Learn to ask the right questions and find the right answers with data. Recognize your next opportunities with speed and the numbers to back up your instincts. At the end of the program, those working toward the full Masters Certificate will participate in a 3-day Capstone Project where they’ll develop additional techniques in entrepreneurial thinking, design thinking and strategies to enable digital transformation within their organizations.

Whether you’re a manager, senior leader, business analyst, or data scientist, this program can boost your data fluency. Past participants of this program have applied learnings directly from this program to their roles in business intelligence and analysis, analytics, data, and more.

This program is eligible for 50% tuition fee support from Scale AI. To apply, fill in this application form.

DISCLAIMER: Schulich ExecEd requires a deposit from all students as part of the enrollment process. Domestic students are required to submit a $1,000 deposit, while international students are required to submit a 50% non-refundable deposit. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our advisors for assistance.

Get Training in Marketable Skills

Data Analytics
Design Thinking
Predictive Analytics
Leadership Skills

6 Reasons to Enrol

Amazing Education for Busy Professionals

Complete the full Masters Certificate program over 3 months or 3 years, or just take the modules you need.

Stand Out from the Crowd

Gain highly sought-after skills in data analytics and learn effective ways to implement these insights as a business leader.

Learn from the Pros

Train with top-rated Schulich instructors that are consistently ranked among the world’s best.

Tackle Exciting Challenges

Participants enrolled in the full Masters Certificate program gain access to an additional 3-day Capstone Project, modelled after the renowned Schulich Strategy Field Study.

Build A Meaningful Network

Connect with and learn from peers and fellow leaders across a wide range of sectors, industries and professions.

Earn Higher Pay

Schulich ExecEd students gain the confidence, skills and perspective to attain better roles, launch new ventures, and lead their teams to new heights.

Who Will Benefit

Mid-Career Leaders

Managers across various roles—such as business intelligence and analysis, analytics and data—will learn to leverage data insights and make impactful business decisions with accuracy.

Senior Leaders

Directors and other senior leaders will strengthen their data fluency and learn advanced concepts for successful corporate strategies and organizational growth.

What Difference Will You Make?

It’s critical for executives and leaders today to have a good understanding of data and analytics beyond just using the buzzwords. This program gives participants a well-rounded perspective of the subject and positions them to have more influence in changing or transforming their organizations with data.

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Program Overview

  • Learn, practice and perfect the leadership skills to implement analytics-based projects across teams. Build necessary frameworks to solve business challenges with data and analytics, and identify the best corporate analytical strategies.

  • Improve your business intuitions with data-driven strategies. Get clarity on the differences between correlation and causation in data analytics and how to maintain a consistent process by measuring variability.

  • Unlock the thinking and skills for identifying high-value, “moneyball” opportunities. Illustrate your actionable insights, patterns and trends through data visualization with Tableau.

  • Learn the fundamentals of analytics infrastructure for data governance and privacy. Demonstrate effective data leadership with big data tools and cloud databases.

  • Dive into the present and future of data science technologies, including today’s most common and useful AI algorithms. Learn which tools and methods best support your business decisions.

  • Explore concepts in entrepreneurial and design thinking in the age of big data. Develop strategies and techniques to enable meaningful data transformations for your organization. Participants enrolled in the full Masters Certificate program will also gain access an additional 3-day Capstone Project, which is included in the full Masters Certificate program length).


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What You Get

After completing the Masters Certificate in Analytics for Leaders, you'll receive an authentic digital badge from the #1 business school in Canada that employers will recognize.

As more and more companies look for candidates with specific skills, this badge on your CV will be a credible assurance of your achievements and expertise, allowing the right roles to find you faster.

Masters Certificate

Awarded when a series of more extensive programs are completed and a greater skill set achieved.



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Custom Programs for Organizations

Use this program as we designed it, or alter it to fit your company’s needs. Either way, we can help you improve your organization's talent pipeline. Get in touch with our custom programs team today.

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