IT Business Analyst Certificate

Who should attend

Professionals whose responsibilities include requirements gathering, business analysis, or project management; those who analyze business situations and develop requirements; and application developers whose goals include transitioning to IT business managers.

Certificate Requirement – Four Courses

A Penn State Great Valley certificate is awarded upon completion of the four required courses. Courses should be taken in the suggested order below. If you do not need the entire sequence, you're welcome to take any course that interests you, pending prerequisite knowledge.

Register online below, or call 610-648-3274 to register.  For more information call 610-648-3281.

This program is PDO (Professional Development Opportunity) eligible for current students.

Required Courses - 2014/ 2015 Schedule

Course # Course Title (click on course # for description) Sessions

Times

Fall I

Fall II

SWENG 5131  Assessing User's Needs - Prerequisite: Basic understanding
of requirements gathering
7 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Dates TBA
$595

 
SWENG 5103  Object-Oriented Methodologies - Introduction - Prerequisite: SWENG 5131 Assessing User's Needs or basic knowledge of the role of a business
analyst or liaisons between end users and developers
7 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  

Dates TBA
$5905

Course # Course Title (click on course # for description) Sessions

Times

Spring I

Spring II

SWENG 5104  Unified Modeling Language (UML) - Prerequisite: Object-Oriented Methodologies 7 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Dates TBA
$595

SWENG 5105  IT Change Management & Quality Assurance - Prerequisite: Unified Modeling Language (UML) 7 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  

Dates TBA
$595

For registration options, click here.

Note: The University reserves the right to cancel courses owing to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.

Students with disabilities

Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Student Services at 610-648-3242 in advance of your participation or visit. Click here for more information.