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Duration

1 year

Tuition

$3,490

 

Jan 11-Jan 11

Plus 1 other start dates

May 3 - May 3 2022

Commitment

Part-Time

Delivery

Online

Credential

Certificate

Year Founded

1948

Scholarships

no

Do you have a business idea that you want to get off the ground? Do you already own a small business and need help taking it to the next level?

This certificate gives you the entrepreneurial skills to succeed in an increasingly competitive marketplace. The more you know about identifying opportunities, developing a business plan, and scaling your idea, the more successful your business can become.

Designed to give you the tools and knowledge needed to launch, operate, and grow a Canadian business, this program provides practical skills from accomplished entrepreneurs and experienced instructors. The four required courses build skills in ideation, opportunity evaluation, business intelligence, and venture planning. Based on your business plan, and with the agreement of the academic coordinator, you choose the two elective courses that will best support your career success.

What You’ll Learn

  • Assess your own entrepreneurial potential and managerial skills
  • Identify opportunities and analyze best-fit markets for entry
  • Develop your business idea into an actionable business plan
  • Organize, promote, and finance a business, including bootstrap financing and government funding programs
  • Deal with intellectual property
  • Assess risk and opportunity in buying an existing business or franchise
  • Learn management strategies to deal with common business issues such as cash flow, high growth rates, outsourcing, and corporate governance

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Student Reviews (5)

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

Successful Career Switch

Fabienne

Toronto • June 30, 2020

Graduated From

Data Analytics Fast Track

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

As an urban planner, I wanted to see how big data and data analytics could improve city-building methods. The Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics helped me make a career switch to focus on advanced analytics in real estate...

As an urban planner, I wanted to see how big data and data analytics could improve city-building methods. The Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics helped me make a career switch to focus on advanced analytics in real estate.

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

Certificate in Data Analytics

Mohammed Karim

July 22, 2019

Graduated From

Data Analytics Fast Track

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

The Chang School’s Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics has given me a unique combination of essential, hands-on skills that allows me to excel in this competitive field. I was able to make professional connections throug...

The Chang School’s Certificate in Data Analytics, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics has given me a unique combination of essential, hands-on skills that allows me to excel in this competitive field. I was able to make professional connections through my courses, both with my classmates and my instructors, who are working subject matter experts. The program allowed me to build on my computer science degree and focus on big data tools and applications. I was looking to enter a field I was passionate about and to get a job I loved doing, and the skills and knowledge I gained from this program have been at the core of my career success.

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