The Graduate Certificate in Project Business Analysis prepares you for a career as a business analyst or as a pathway for entry-level project management jobs in project analyst and project coordinator roles.
Duration of Program
Meets F1 Visa Requirements
At the heart of every project is requirements analysis. It's a critical skill set, leveraged across the spectrum of project work. This program provides practicing project managers with a solid framework and understanding of the process of developing requirements. It also emphasizes the need to engage stakeholders throughout the process to ensure outcomes meet the desired needs of the organization.
This graduate certificate allows you to possess an in-demand skill set. It gives you a better opportunity at finding entry-level positions as a PMO analyst or entry-level business analyst. And it prepares you with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to create and manage requirements to meet stakeholder needs effectively.
In this program, you will:
Develop a strong framework and understanding of the role of business analyst
Understand and analyze the voice of the customer and explore potential solutions for their needs
Apply tools and techniques to elicit requirements (business requirements, stakeholder requirements)
Translate the needs of the business into clear, concise, quality requirements (solution requirements, functional and nonfunctional requirements)
Apply analytical skills in the business analysis process
Develop a personal leadership strategy for success as a business analyst
100% online format designed for working professionals
Focuses on a specific, but widespread, field that exists within a variety of industries
Taught by Northeastern faculty experts who have extensive and proven experience in program and portfolio management
Courses focus on providing critical skills for successfully creating and managing requirements that meet business and stakeholder needs
A graduate degree or certificate from Northeastern—a top-50 university—can accelerate your career through rigorous academic coursework and hands-on professional experience in the area of your interest. Apply now—and take your career to the next level.
Domestic application complete (first half start: January 10, 2022)
December 20, 2021
Domestic application complete (second half start: February 22, 2022)
February 8, 2022
Recommended Admissions Deadline
Domestic application complete (first half start: September 19, 2022)
September 6, 2022
Domestic application complete (second half start: October 31, 2022)
October 17, 2022
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