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Continuing Education

Business Intelligence and Analytics


The location where your NAIT courses will be held.


The type of certification (degree, diploma, certificate) you will earn after completing your program.

  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
    Applied degree programs offer a stronger emphasis on practical applications of the concepts learned in the classroom
  • Diplomas & Certificates - These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and industry-recognized credentials.
  • Journeyman Certificate - Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • Day - Courses taking place between Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Evening/Weekend - Courses taking place on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online - Sometimes called "Home Study" or "Computer-Based Learning"
  • Blended - A combination of online and in-class components.
  • Distance - Traditional correspondence format. These courses work best if you can't get to a campus or if your schedule can't accommodate fixed class times

Become business intelligent

In the Business Intelligence and Analytics certificate program, you will discover business concepts, best industry practices, and leading-edge technologies you can implement to deliver successful business intelligence and analytics solutions.

You can also expect to: 

  • Learn how to design and build robust solutions that respond to an increasing demand from organizations for insightful and actionable information to support faster and improved decision-making 

  • Examine how Analytics can leverage information to provide decision-makers with hindsight, insight, and foresight for process optimization 

  • Explore Business Intelligence strategies that will improve the overall performance of the organization 

  • Access premium industry-standard platforms and tools to carry out hands-on exercises 

After completion

A Business Intelligence and Analytics Certificate will be awarded upon completion of the 6 core courses. 

This certificate program is a technical stream designed for business intelligence and analytics practitioners as well as data architects and data scientists.