About Data Analytics

Companies and nonprofits in just about every field are swimming in data.

Become the person these organizations depend on to organize, retrieve, and draw meaningful conclusions from this data. Prepare yourself for a job or further study in the field of data analytics with our Data Analytics Fundamentals Certificate.

Explore Potential Careers

Studying data management can lead to a variety of different jobs or career paths. Below are just some of the many options you will have!

  • Data Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Marketing Analyst

Program Options 

Click on the degree or certificate you're interested in earning to see a sample map of courses to take to complete your goal from start to finish. 

Please note that the course maps provided are just an example to help you get started. Please meet with a counselor to personalize the plan to you and your Academic goals.

View Requirements in College Catalog

Semester 1 

Course Number Course Title Units
CS 160A Intro to Unix/Linux 2
CS 150A Introduction to SQL Databases and NoSQL 3

MATH 108

Foundations of Data Science


Total Units: 10 

Semester 2

Course Number Course Title Units

CS 131B

Programming Fundamentals: Python


Total Units: 4 

Semester 3

Course Number Course Title Units

CS 256 (fall semesters only)

Data Visualization 3

Total Units: 3