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College of Management and Human Potential: Certificates:
Graduate Certificate in Data Management

This program is not currently accepting new students. Current students must complete their programs of study in accordance with Walden’s Time-to-Degree Completion policies.

In this certificate program, students can learn how to strategically plan for and manage valuable business data. Through interactive coursework, students explore how to:

  • Analyze data to support organizational needs.
  • Integrate enterprise-wide information to support business strategy.
  • Refine data management techniques.

Certificate Requirements

  • 12 semester credits
  • 2 semesters (8 months) to complete


Course Sequence

The recommended course sequence is as follows:

Semester Course Credits
Semester 1

ITEC 6030 - Principles of Programming

3 semester credits

ITEC 6145 - Enterprise Database Design

3 semester credits
Semester 2

ITEC 6655 - Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

3 semester credits

ITEC 6661 - Business Analytics and Data Mining

3 semester credits