Entrepreneurship

Strategic Analyst

2 years Ontario College Diploma

Apply what you’ve learned working with a real organization for your final capstone project.

Overview

Starts: September 2020

Prepare for an exciting career in one of the fastest growing fields. Data analytics is used in many different sectors including marketing, law enforcement, and community and social services. Gain the skills needed to interpret data and predictive models to successfully give direction to both private and government organizations. This training provides the foundation for a dynamic career in a number of disciplines including cyber security or artificial intelligence-the possibilities are endless.

Your Future Career

  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Educational institutions
  • Government departments
  • Police and justice services
  • Community and social services organizations
  • Health care organizations
  • Marketing and business strategy firms

 

What You Learn

  • Evidence-based decision-making
  • Ethical implications of data analytics
  • Data collection and curation
  • Data analysis tools
  • Web analytics and social media data
  • Data visualization

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, any Gr 11 Math (C) or (U)

 If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency. You must have a minimum overall band score of 5.5 on the Academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or equivalent accepted English language proficiency test to be admitted to a postsecondary program at the college. Notwithstanding the above, the English proficiency standards required to obtain Study Permits and Temporary Resident Visas from Canadian Embassies vary around the world. The higher English language proficiency standard will apply.