Graduate Certificate in Database Management and Business Intelligence


Database systems are the information heart of modern enterprises, where they are used for processing business transactions and for understanding and managing the enterprise. Business intelligence is the analysis of data to produce insights useful for managing the enterprise and increasingly in routine business operations such as intelligent supply chain management. Students who complete the certificate in Database Systems and Business Intelligence will be prepared to design and implement both transaction processing and decision support databases and to use data mining technologies to discover the structure, trends, and relationships in the data to produce valuable business insights and effective decision support processes.


Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.  Some courses may have additional prerequisites.


  • Four courses/16 credits
  • Requirements can be completed part time on campus, online or, in the blended format. Contact the Department for further details at
  • A minimum passing grade for a course in the graduate program is a C (2.0) but an average grade of B (3.0) must be maintained to be in good academic standing and to be eligible for certificate completion.

Certificate Locations

Boston – Charles River Campus | Online | Blended

Certificate Requirements

(Four courses/16 credits)

MET CS 579 Database Management (on campus only) or MET CS 669 Database Design and Implementation for Business
MET CS 699 Data Mining
MET CS 779 Advanced Database Management

And one selected from the following:
MET CS 674 Database Security
MET CS 689 Designing and Implementing A Data Warehouse

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