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Certificate in Health Analytics & Data Science

This certificate, offered at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, provides graduate training in analytic methods and data science for healthcare professionals and researchers. In this program, you'll learn about analytic methods for large and complex data in areas like ‘omics, imaging, electronic health records, and mobile health. When you leave this program, you’ll be ready to answer complex clinical questions by using data to display and communicate healthcare trends.

Gain analytical skills

Gain knowledge and skills in data analysis, data wrangling, and data visualization.

Advance your career

Build your professional skillset and pursue careers such as data analyst, data scientist, or statistical programmer.

Learn from the experts

Take advantage of faculty, research, and seminars from our Department of Biostatistics & Informatics and Center for Innovative Design & Analysis.


The certificate can be completed in 1-1.5 years, ​and may be done alone, or added to another degree or concentration. In this 15-credit certificate program, you'll learn methods for analytic data science in healthcare and how to apply data science methods in a variety of public health science settings. 

Total credits: 15

MPH students also completing a concurrent specialty certificate will need to meet the requirements of both the MPH and the certificate with only nine overlapping credits and have a minimum of 48 total credits to graduate with both.
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