• Program Duration6 months
  • Learning FormatOnline Boot Camp
  • Program Fees

Program Highlights

  • Leverage the UCI Edge

    Earn up to 15 CEUs from UCI DCE to stay ahead of the competition and advance your career

  • Learn From the Best Instructors

    Attend live masterclasses delivered by distinguished instructors from UCI DCE

  • Experiential Learning in a Cohort-based Boot Camp

    12+ hands-on projects including 3 capstone projects aligned to various industry domains

Who is this Program for

This boot camp is for early to mid-career working professionals interested in the Business Analytics domain. No prior coding experience or technology background is required.

Eligibility for this Program

Applicants should be at least 18 years and have a High School Diploma or equivalent. with a drive to apply course concepts to real-world business problems.

Program Outcomes

Partnering with UCI DCE:Boot Camp Certificate
  • CEUs from UCI DCE to demonstrate a commitment to ongoing learning
  • Boot Camp Certificate and Alumni Chapter Membership from UCI DCE
  • Live online masterclasses delivered by UCI DCE instructors

Curriculum Snapshot

Tools Covered

Microsoft Excel


  • Get started with the Business Analytics program and explore everything about it. Kickstart your business analytics journey with this orientation session and get to know what this carefully curated program offers

  • The Introduction to Data Analytics course will give you insights into applying data and analytics principles in your business. You will gain an understanding of the complete data analytics lifecycle, from problem definition to solution deployment. Through various industry-specific examples and case studies, you will learn how to leverage analytics, data visualization, and data science methodologies to drive better business decisions

  • The Business Analytics with Excel course will help you learn powerful Microsoft Excel skills. This course will equip you with the most sophisticated and effective concepts and hard skills in Excel. You’ll learn the basic concepts of data analysis and statistics, and how to promote data-driven decision-making

  • This course gives you the information you need to successfully start working with SQL databases and leverage SQL in your applications. Learn the concepts of fundamental SQL statements, conditional statements, commands, joins, subqueries, and various functions to manage your SQL database for scalable growth

  • Gain insight into the R Programming language with this introductory course. An essential programming language for data analysis, R Programming is key to becoming a successful data analytics professional. In this course, you will learn how to write R code, leverage R data structures, and create your own functions. After completing this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to begin your first data analysis project using R.

  • The next step in this Boot Camp focuses on applying R, the most in-demand open-source technology for data analytics projects. R, a powerful data science and analytics language, has a steep learning curve and a very vibrant community. This is why it is quickly becoming the technology of choice for organizations that are adopting the power of analytics for a competitive advantage.

  • This course helps you understand how to build visualizations, organize data, and design charts and dashboards to make more meaningful business decisions. You’ll be exposed to the concepts of data visualization and different combo charts and stories; work with filters, parameters, and sets; and build interactive dashboards

  • The capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this Boot Camp. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you’ll learn how to solve an industry-aligned problem—from data processing and model building to reporting business results and insights. This project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise in Business Analytics to future employers or make informed decisions for your current business

Industry Projects

Program Advisors

UCI DCE and Simplilearn Partnership

UCI DCE was established in 1962 and has served the lifelong learning and career development needs of individuals, organizations, and the community on a local, regional, and global scale.

UCI DCE has chosen to team with Simplilearn to co-deliver these online professional programs. Simplilearn's award-winning immersive learning model delivered via live virtual classes focuses on applied learning to create immediate career impact.