Business Analytics Certification Course Overview

This Business Analytics course in Dallas teaches you the basic concepts of data analysis and statistics to help data-driven decision making. This training introduces you to Power BI and delves into the statistical concepts that will help you devise insights from available data in order to present your findings using executive-level dashboards.

Business Analytics Training Key Features

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  • 12 hours of self-paced video
  • Two hands-on industry-based projects on healthcare and e-commerce
  • Includes training on business intelligence using Power BI
  • Eight practical exercises
  • Lifetime access to self-paced learning

Skills Covered

  • Excel analytics functions
  • Excel conditional formatting
  • Pivot tables and slicers
  • Scenario manager tool
  • Solver tool
  • Goal seek tool
  • ANOVA
  • Hypothesis testing
  • Power BI

Benefits

By 2025, the business intelligence market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 26.98 percent from 2017 to 2025. IBM indicates that the number of job profiles for all business analysts will increase from the present 364,000 openings to 2.72 million.

  • Designation
  • Annual Salary
  • Hiring Companies
  • Annual Salary
    $43KMin
    $62KAverage
    $95KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Amazon hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    JPMorgan Chase hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Genpact hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    VMware hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    LarsenAndTurbo hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Citi hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Accenture hiring for Data Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $50KMin
    $68KAverage
    $93KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Amazon hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    JPMorgan Chase hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Google hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Deloitte India hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Hike hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Myntra hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Cisco hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Vodafone hiring for Business Analyst professionals in Dallas
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $70KMin
    $97KAverage
    $139KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Genpact hiring for Analytics Manager professionals in Dallas
    CITI hiring for Analytics Manager professionals in Dallas
    Wells Fargo hiring for Analytics Manager professionals in Dallas
    Accenture hiring for Analytics Manager professionals in Dallas
    Procter and Gamble hiring for Analytics Manager professionals in Dallas
    Source: Indeed

Training Options

Self-Paced Learning

$ 799

  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced eLearning content curated by industry experts
  • Hands-on projects to perfect the skills learnt
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Corporate Training

Customized to your team's needs

  • Blended learning delivery model (self-paced eLearning and/or instructor-led options)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Business Analytics Course Curriculum

Eligibility

Business Analytics with Excel is a great course for both beginners and experienced professionals who are inexperienced or have recently entered the analytics field. This Business Analytics online course in Dallas is beneficial for IT developers and testers, data analysts, junior data scientists, analytics professionals, BI and reporting professionals, project managers, students, and professionals working with data in any industry.
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Pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites for this Business Analytics certification training in Dallas other than an analytical mindset. However, we do expect the participants to have a basic knowledge of working with Microsoft Excel.
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Course Content

  • Business Analytics with Excel

    Preview
    • Lesson 01: Course Introduction

      05:12Preview
      • 1.01 Introduction
        03:12
      • 1.02 What Will You Learn
        02:00
    • Lesson 02: Introduction to Business Analytics

      09:48Preview
      • 2.01 Introduction to Business Analytics
        02:04
      • 2.02 Learning Objectives
        00:45
      • 2.03 Types of Analytics
        02:14
      • 2.04 Areas of Analytics
        03:57
      • 2.05 Quick Recap
        00:48
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 03: Data Cleaning and Preparation

      09:53Preview
      • 3.01 Learning Objectives
        00:50
      • 3.02 Sort and filter
        01:29
      • 3.03 Group by and subtotal
        02:10
      • 3.04 Text to Column
        01:13
      • 3.05 Removing Duplicates
        02:07
      • 3.06 Data Validation
        01:31
      • 3.07 Quick Recap
        00:33
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 04: Formatting, Conditional Formatting, and Important Functions

      36:06Preview
      • 4.01 Introduction
        01:54
      • 4.02 Learning Objectives
        00:49
      • 4.03 Introduction to Custom Formatting
        00:57
      • 4.04 Custom Formatting: Example
        02:29
      • 4.05 Introduction to Conditional Formatting
        00:49
      • 4.06 Conditional Formatting: Example One
        01:38
      • 4.07 Conditional Formatting: Example Two
        02:04
      • 4.08 Conditional Formatting: Example Three
        01:21
      • 4.09 Logical Functions
        03:37
      • 4.10 Lookup and reference functions
        00:30
      • 4.11 VLOOKUP Function
        02:14
      • 4.12 HLOOKUP Function
        01:28
      • 4.13 MATCH Function
        02:57
      • 4.14 INDEX and OFFSET Function
        03:26
      • 4.15 Statistical functions
        00:27
      • 4.16 SUMIFS Function
        01:34
      • 4.17 COUNTIFS Function
        01:11
      • 4.18 PERCENTILE and QUARTILE
        01:55
      • 4.19 STDEV, MEDIAN and RANK Function
        02:38
      • 4.20 Exercise: Introduction
        00:34
      • 4.21 Exercise
        00:54
      • 4.22 Quick Recap
        00:40
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 05: Spotlight

      02:12
      • Spotlight
        02:12
    • Lesson 06: Analyzing Data with Pivot Tables

      20:57Preview
      • 6.01 Introduction
        01:20
      • 6.02 Learning Objectives
        00:42
      • 6.03 Introduction to Pivot tables
        01:09
      • 6.04 Creating a Pivot Table
        02:33
      • 6.05 Grouping in Pivot tables
        00:24
      • 6.06 Grouping in Pivot Table: Example One
        01:55
      • 6.07 Grouping in Pivot Table: Example Two
        01:57
      • 6.08 Custom Calculation
        01:10
      • 6.09 Calculated Field and Calculated Item
        00:27
      • 6.10 Calculated Field Example
        01:26
      • 6.11 Calculated Item Example
        02:07
      • 6.12 Slicer introduction
        00:42
      • 6.13 Creating a Slicer
        01:26
      • 6.14 Exercise Introduction
        00:57
      • 6.15 Exercise
        02:00
      • 6.16 Quick Recap
        00:42
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 07: Dashboarding

      44:37Preview
      • 7.01 Introduction
        01:14
      • 7.02 Learning Objectives
        00:39
      • 7.03 What is a Dashboard
        00:45
      • 7.04 Principles of a Great Dashboard Design
        02:09
      • 7.05 How to Create Charts in Excel
        02:35
      • 7.06 Chart Formatting
        01:27
      • 7.07 Thermometer Chart
        04:01
      • 7.08 Pareto Chart
        02:51
      • 7.09 Speedometer chart
        00:55
      • 7.10 Create a Speedometer Chart
        03:23
      • 7.11 Stacked Column Chart
        01:27
      • 7.12 Funnel chart
        01:09
      • 7.13 Pivot Chart
        02:22
      • 7.14 Form Controls in Excel
        01:19
      • 7.15 Interactive Dashboard with Form Control
        03:48
      • 7.16 Chart with Checkbox
        04:57
      • 7.17 Chart With Combobox
        00:31
      • 7.18 Chart With Scrollbar
        00:38
      • 7.19 Interactive Chart
        04:20
      • 7.20 Exercise: Introduction
        00:51
      • 7.21 Exercise One
        01:18
      • 7.22 Exercise Two
        01:14
      • 7.23 Quick Recap
        00:44
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 08: Business Analytics With Excel

      21:01Preview
      • 8.01 Introduction
        01:52
      • 8.02 Learning Objectives
        00:37
      • 8.03 Histogram
        05:03
      • 8.04 Solver Add in
        04:28
      • 8.05 Goal Seek
        02:47
      • 8.06 Data Table
        01:47
      • 8.07 Descriptive Statistics
        01:30
      • 8.08 Exercise: Introduction
        00:53
      • 8.09 Excercise
        01:18
      • 8.10 Quick Recap
        00:46
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 09: Spotlight

      01:59Preview
      • Spotlight
        01:59
    • Lesson 10: Data Analysis Using Statistics

      40:18Preview
      • 10.01 Introduction
        01:53
      • 10.02 Learning Objectives
        00:40
      • 10.03 Moving Average
        02:32
      • 10.04 Hypothesis Testing
        03:54
      • 10.05 ANOVA
        02:32
      • 10.06 Covariance
        01:57
      • 10.07 Correlation
        03:44
      • 10.08 Regression
        05:08
      • 10.09 Multiple Linear Regression
        03:36
      • 10.10 Logistic Regression
        02:32
      • 10.11 Normal Distribution
        06:13
      • 10.12 Exercise One: Introduction
        00:34
      • 10.13 Exercise One
        01:12
      • 10.14 Exercise Two: Introduction
        00:22
      • 10.15 Exercise Two
        01:11
      • 10.16 Exercise Three: Introduction
        00:26
      • 10.17 Exercise Three
        00:48
      • 10.18 Quick Recap
        01:04
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 11: Using Macros for Analytics

      07:22Preview
      • 11.01 Learning Objectives
        00:35
      • 11.02 Using Macros for Analytics
        01:17
      • 11.03 Mean of Data Using Macros
        00:46
      • 11.04 5 Point Summary Using Macros
        01:50
      • 11.05 Correlation Coefficient Using Macros
        01:09
      • 11.06 Removing Duplicates Using Macros
        01:00
      • 11.07 Quick Recap
        00:45
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 12: Spotlight

      02:12
      • Spotlight
        02:12

Tools Covered

Microsoft Excel

Industry Project

  • Project 1

    Project 1 Ecommerce

    Design a sales dashboard for an e-commerce company to help them analyze the sales based on various product categories. Also, create a histogram to analyze the number of shipping days.

  • Project 2

    Project 2 Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare

    Design a dashboard for a pharmaceutical company to help them analyze the sales of products across various regions and brands.

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Business Analytics Course Advisor

  • Ronald van Loon

    Ronald van Loon

    Top 10 Big Data and Data Science Influencer, Director - Adversitement

    Named by Onalytica as one of the three most influential people in Big Data, Ronald is also an author of a number of leading Big Data and Data Science websites, including Datafloq, Data Science Central, and The Guardian. He also regularly speaks at renowned events.

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Business Analytics Exam & Certification

Business Analytics with Excel in Dallas
  • Who provides the certification and how long is it valid for?

    Upon successful completion of the Business Analytics certification online course in Dallas, Simplilearn will provide you with an industry-recognized course completion certificate which has lifelong validity.

  • How to Become a Business Analyst?

    A Business Analyst bridges the gap between business and IT by driving the organization toward efficiency and profitability. They are mainly responsible for planning and monitoring, eliciting requirements, analyzing functional and technical requirements, and communicating with various stakeholders to fulfill business needs. They play a crucial role in fixing outdated processes, driving new technology adoption, and innovation, making this an in-demand role in every area of business, from consulting to product management. A Business Analyst's career path can take them in multiple directions, depending on their experience and future career goals. Simplilearn's Business Analyst is a perfect program to kick start your career, and have endless growth opportunities.

  • How are the projects conducted?

    • Problem statements along with data points are provided.
    • Projects will be submitted for evaluation by the course trainer through LMS.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Online Self-Learning:
    • Complete 85 percent of the Business Analytics online course in Dallas.
    • Complete one project.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of Business Analytics course?

    Yes, we provide a practice test as part of our Business Analytics course to help you prepare for the certification exam. You can try this free Business Analytics with Excel Practice Test to understand the type of questions that you would face in the certification exam and gain expertise in the topics that are a part of the Business Analytics Certification course syllabus.

Business Analytics Course Reviews

  • Aman Saxena

    Aman Saxena

    Jalandhar

    I completed the Business Analytics with Excel course from Simplilearn. Through this course, I learned about how powerful and useful Microsoft Excel the modern era of IT. Excel is equipped with statistical tools and we learned techniques to help us to retrieve critical information from existing data. Simplilearn plays a vital role in teaching this.

  • Abdul Azeez VP

    Abdul Azeez VP

    Thiruvananthapuram

    I was new to Simplilearn and enrolled in the Business Analytics Engineer with Excel course after deciding to pursue self-learning. Simplilearn is an excellent place to learn complex ideas online and has lifetime access to self-learning videos. I also got a good response from customer care & support whenever I had questions or issues.

  • Juhi Maheshwari

    Juhi Maheshwari

    Bangalore

    The session went smoothly and the overall experience was good. It offered good learning with examples from first-hand experience. Rajiv is a good teacher, explains everything in detail, backed with examples, tips, and techniques.

  • Koumudi Oruganti

    Koumudi Oruganti

    Bangalore

    Simplilearn's certification training was a great experience. I have received one of the best services with top-quality online guidance and study material from Simplilearn. I highly recommend the self-paced learning program offered by Simplilearn. Their customer support is also very helpful and supportive.

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Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Business Analytics Training FAQs

  • What is Business Analytics?

    Business Analytics, a subset of business intelligence is a process of collating, sorting, processing, and studying the data, and using statistical models and methodologies such as data mining and predictive analytics to analyze and transform data into actionable insights. business analytics has applications in a wide array of different businesses to solve problems, make data-driven business decisions, and increase efficiency, productivity, and revenue.

  • What is the focus of this Business Analytics course in Dallas?

    Business Analytics with Excel training has been designed to help initiate you to the world of analytics, by using the most commonly used analytics tool (Microsoft Excel). This Business Analytics training in Dallas will equip you with all the concepts and hard skills required for a strong analytics career basis. If you already have some experience in the IT or any core industry, this Business Analytics course will quickly teach you how to understand data and make data-driven decisions using Microsoft Excel.
     
    For those that are new to the analytics field, this course provides an excellent foundation of required concepts and skills. This Business Analytics training in Dallas also delves into the statistical concepts that are important in deriving insights from available data in order to present findings using executive-level dashboards. Finally, you will be introduced to Power BI, which is currently the latest and best tool provided by Microsoft for analytics and data visualization.

  • How can beginners learn Business Analytics?

    Beginners can comfortably learn Business Analytics if they have an analytical mindset and basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel. This course in Dallas helps you learn everything from scratch and gives you hands-on experience in the field as well.

  • What other Business Analytics subjects one needs to learn to become a successful Business Analyst?

    Regression analysis, predictive analytics, decision trees, dashboarding, and statistics are some of the Business Analytics subjects that can make you a successful Business Analyst.

  • How do I enroll in this Business Analytics certification course in Dallas?

    You can enroll in this Business Analytics certification course in Dallas on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal

    Once payment is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • Why should I take this Business Analytics course?

    The global big data and business analytics market size was worth $193.14 billion in 2019 and is projected to reach $420.98 billion by 2027. As organizations continue to adopt business analytics to get a better picture of their customers and improve their products, the demand for people skilled in business analytics will remain high. This Business Analytics course will help you gain expertise in the field and become capable of making data-driven decisions.

  • I know only the fundamentals of Excel, can I take this Business Analytics course?

    Yes, this Business Analytics course is easy to follow for all the professionals who are only familiar with the basics of MS Excel.

  • What are the system requirements?

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    All of our highly-qualified Business Analytics course trainers are certified, with more than 15 years of experience in training and working professionally in the Business Intelligence field. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and live training demonstration before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers who maintain a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in Business Analytics in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

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