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Data and Information Management DIM.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 18 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Business Information Systems
Effective as of Fall 2023

What is the program about?

Business analytics is expanding across industries as data is being used to inform business decisions. Students will learn to use various software applications to extract, prepare and visualize data to make business decisions.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate best practices for data collection, processing, and techniques to design dashboards, reports, and queries to provide business insights.
  • Utilize application software and data management skills.
  • Apply quantitative skills appropriate for business analytics occupations.

Career Opportunities

Prepares students for entry-level business analytics positions requiring knowledge, setup, and usage of business intelligence and business solutions.


Course Title Credits
BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3
BIS 1230 Spreadsheet Software 3
BIS 1260 Database Software 3
CIS 1160 Introduction to Data Literacy 3
CIS 2265 Data Visualization 3
MAT 1120 Business Mathematics 3
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Program Accreditation Information

Meets ACBSP requirements for certificate accreditation.

This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.