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Badge in Data Analytics

The School of Computing's data analytics badge (not a degree or certificate) is designed to prepare students to perform the following tasks:

  • Utilize computational methods for knowledge discovery.
  • Create visualizations for complex data sets.
  • Design parallel and high-performance computing algorithms.
  • Develop machine learning algorithms.

Program Format

The data analytics badge is comprised of three courses (9 credits).


Completion of a bachelor's degree, and evidence of object-oriented programming skills are required for admission.

Program Location

Classes are offered fully online, in a hybrid format, or in-person in the late afternoon or evening in downtown Grand Rapids.

Requirements for the Data Analytics Badge

AND one of the following:

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