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Artificial Intelligence for Business Analytics

Enhance your decision-making processes by leveraging AI technologies that simulate human-like reasoning capabilities.

Why Earn an Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Business Analytics Graduate Certificate?

The online Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Business Analytics Graduate Certificate offers a specialized pathway for mastering AI in business contexts. This certificate provides essential expertise for improving patient care coordination in healthcare, optimizing fiscal performance, and addressing supply chain disruptions within production operations, all through the lens of AI.

Proficiency in AI translates into harnessing cognitive technologies, significantly bolstering decision-making capabilities across diverse domains. By leveraging AI technologies that emulate human-like reasoning, this program enhances your decision-making processes. In today's landscape, AI is pivotal in shifting decision-making from reliance solely on experience to a fusion of information and experience. This certificate equips you with the knowledge to comprehend and effectively utilize AI and cognitive technologies to solve critical business problems.

Enroll for personal development, unlock better career prospects, and augment your expertise for a successful career as an AI expert and business leader.

Degrees & Offerings

Artificial Intelligence for Business Analytics


The curriculum of the Artificial Intelligence for Business Analytics specialization or certificate delves into the evolving realm of artificial intelligence and business analytics, focusing on systems and solutions that replicate human-like reasoning through computer processes. With AI technologies gaining prominence in the business sphere, this program aims to prepare students to proficiently grasp and implement artificial intelligence and cognitive technologies to tackle diverse business challenges.

Students need to meet prerequisite requirements to be eligible for the advanced courses in this certificate program. These courses include undergraduate coursework in statistics, calculus and information systems. The Beacom School of Business offers these courses both as online undergraduate courses and online graduate-level foundations courses. Challenge exams are also available. 

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Departments & Facilities

Explore the departments, facilities and centers that contribute to your education in economics and decision sciences.
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Economics & Decision Sciences

Analyzing and applying data is both one of the greatest opportunities and challenges modern business professionals face, and USD's Division of Economics and Decision is there to help you embrace that challenge head on.

Faculty & Staff

Get to know the faculty and staff in the Economics and Decisions Sciences Division. Our faculty are experts in their field, contributing research and scholarship in public policy, labor, micro- and macroeconomics and much more.
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Thomas Tiahrt

Assoc Prof Decision Sciences


All Other Options
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Michael Allgrunn



Econometrics, Labor Economics, Analytics,Economics/ Managerial Economics
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Chad Birger



Data Analytics
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David Carr Ph.D.



Economics/ Managerial Economics
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Bartlomiej Hanus

Associate Professor


Computer or Management Information Systems
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Thomas Martin

Instructor Op Mgmnt


Supply Chain/ Transport/ Logistics
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Reed Muehler

Instructor of Managment


Strategic Management,All Other Options
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Daniel Tracy



Production/Operations Management
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Sebastian Wai

Assistant Professor


Industrial Organization, Econometrics,Economics/ Managerial Economics
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Mandie Weinandt

Director of CTL


Economics/ Managerial Economics

Surprisingly Affordable

Whether you’ve recently completed your undergraduate degree, or you want to kick your career up a notch, graduate school is the next logical step. The good news is there is funding for both online and on-campus students to get you through your program. 

Graduate Tuition & Costs

Learn more about tuition and fees for undergraduate students and see how your out-of-pocket costs at USD compare to those at other colleges and universities. Visit the Graduate Tuition & Costs Detailed page for program specific costs and fees.

Financial Aid

Navigating options for how to pay for college can be challenging, but you are not alone. The Office of Financial Aid will work with you and your family to explore how you can make your college education even more affordable.

Graduate Assistantships

USD offers opportunities for grad students to earn a reduced tuition rate in exchange for their teaching, research and service efforts to the university.


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