Graduate Certificate in Business Intelligence


Business intelligence involves harnessing vast data stores to solve problems, enhance decision-making and discover new opportunities. This Business Intelligence certificate combines business intelligence with applied data mining and analytics to optimize, forecast, detect, predict, classify, and discover new ways of using data to make a business more productive and efficient.

Graduate Certificate in Business Intelligence


*Exceptions for MCIS on-campus Masters students are made on a case-by-case scenario.

Next Steps

  • Contact your department representative or request more program information.
  • Check out department requirements and resources from your department’s website.
  • This certificate is offered online at a distance; resources for distance students are available through the CSU Online website.
  • When you’re ready to take the leap, start your application.


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

Applications accepted for fall and spring admission.

  • Fall
    • August 1
  • Spring
    • January 1

Please be aware that financial aid deadlines may occur before the application for admission deadlines.