Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics Engineering - Mizzou Engineering

Gain an understanding of the fundamentals and advanced skills in data analytics engineering. This certificate enables graduating students to address the growing need for data engineering and data science professionals who are trained in advanced data analytics and can collect, process and transform large streams of data into understandable and actionable information for the purpose of making decisions.

What is it?

The Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics Engineering is a 12-hour, stand-alone certificate. It consists of 6 required credit hours and 6 hours of elective credit.

Why pursue it?

Data engineers design, manage and optimize the flow of data within an organization. In an age of big data and AI, it is one of the most important and in-demand jobs. Data engineers and data scientists are the main positions in Data Science and are among the most sought-after positions in the U.S. This certificate will give you programming skills and an understanding of distributed systems and data pipelines for developing and managing distributed systems for the analysis of large volumes of data. This certificate is ideal for those interested in advanced data analytics engineering skills.

Requirements: 12 completed hours


Current Mizzou students should complete a Graduate Certificate Plan of Study Form.

Non-Mizzou students may apply through the Graduate School.

Course Catalog


Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Degree Type

Graduate Certificates

Contact Information

Dr. Yi Shang