Business Analysis

Business Analysis Certificate

You will learn how to use complex business information to create customer and stakeholder value and improve your organization's competitive advantage.

Courses may be taken individually to meet business needs, and you may take up to seven years to complete the certificate requirements at your own pace.

Graduates receive a certificate designation from the University of Wisconsin-Madison that demonstrates command of this topic area, and peer networking connections to last a lifetime.

Business Analysis Certificate Overview

Who Should Attend

Individuals who want to define business needs and recommend solutions to improve an organization's competitive advantage.

Business Analysis Certificate Course Path

You are encouraged to take courses in whatever order helps resolve your immediate business challenges and professional development needs, or select the path order we recommend below.

Business Analysis Certificate

DateCourse Name



Agile Project Management Techniques for Iterative Development

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Business Process Improvement Using Lean Six Sigma and Performance Metrics

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Defining and Managing Business Requirements

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Developing Use Cases and Process Models

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Effective Meeting Management and Facilitation

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New Product Development and Innovation

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Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control

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Business Analysis Custom Programs

You can quickly develop, support, and grow business analyst talent within your organization by customizing our courses to meet your immediate corporate and professional needs. For example, do you have a team that needs to improve how it defines and manages organizational requirements, influence change management, or better manage projects and scheduling? We’re here to be your company classroom and customize programs in whatever specific knowledge areas you need.

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“The level of detail in such a short amount of time is fantastic. I walk away from every class far more prepared to tackle the challenges and opportunities I see in my role.”

Bret Piontek, CPM Health Grades

“I believe a certificate earned through UW holds more weight and authority.”

Stacey Forkner, RD&E Manager, SC Johnson

“I applied many of the techniques learned to improve on how I lead my Service Operation. My operation has been named a Certified Center of Excellence by Benchmark Portal for seven consecutive years!”

Jon Smith, Commercial Lines Operations Manager, Church Mutual Insurance

“After receiving my certificate I was able to apply the things I had learned in my workplace which fast tracked my career and earned me a promotion.”

Adam Becker, Director of Inside Sales, Palmer Johnson Power Systems

“The UW is a highly respected institution and having a certification from the Wisconsin School of Business means something.”

Paul Lewandowski, Supply Warehouse Manager, American Family Insurance

“Upon completion of the Six Sigma Black Belt certificate I was promoted to CI Manager at my company.”

Sandy Kampen, CI Manager, Suttle-Straus

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Wisconsin School of Business
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Madison, WI 53715