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CPE Self-Study
Data Analysis Fundamentals Certificate: Self-Study Option
NASBA FIELD OF STUDY
Specialized Knowledge
LEVEL
Basic
CPE CREDITS
Online: 10.0
Provides you with the knowledge on the different job roles involved in the analytics practice and the most commonly encountered technologies in today's data ecosystem.

CPE On-Demand
AICPA’s online CPE courses will operate in a variety of configurations, but only the configuration described below is supported by our technicians.

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Supported Operating Systems:

  • Macintosh OS X 10.10 to present
  • Windows 7 to present

Supported Browsers:

  • Apple Safari
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Mozilla Firefox

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Product details

Introductory Price through December 31, 2018.

Who Will Benefit

  • Accounting and finance professionals, especially those interested in learning and applying data analysis techniques to help their organizations' make informed, data-driven business decisions.

Key Topics

  • The business impacts and disruptive potential of organizational data
  • Basic concepts behind different types of data and how they're used
  • The job roles and duties associated with data analytics
  • The life cycle of organizational data and how to manage it
  • A vocabulary for evaluating and communicating in data practice
  • Exposure to and demonstrations of tools used for managing and analyzing data
  • Common obstacles and hurdles to effectively leveraging data in an organization
  • How to tie data to business requirements and build business cases

Learning Objectives

  • Determine how the digital transformation and disruption landscape create a competitive advantage across the enterprise.
  • Identify the organizational ecosystem needed for becoming a data-driven organization.
  • Analyze the life cycle of data and its implications for data-driven decision making.
  • Compare common problems and risks associated with becoming a data-driven business.
  • Differentiate between data analysis tools.
  • Identify requirements for data-driven projects.

This certificate is part of the Data Analyst Certificates Bundle - a comprehensive five-part program that provides training and practical guidance on the topic of data analytics.

The Data Analysis Fundamentals Certificate begins with a foundational understanding of the need of transformational assets within an organization and explains the importance of intelligent data management and corresponding analytics practice.

This certificate progam aims to provide you with the knowledge on the different job roles involved in the analytics practice and the most commonly encountered technologies in today's data ecosystem. It will cover concepts behind the most common types of data you will need to be prepared to analyze, as well as help you explore the factors impacting data practice. This certificate program will also explain why intelligent data management and a corresponding analytics practice is critical for the success of both the organization and the professional.

Digital Badge: On completion of this certificate you will receive a digital badge to share with your online professional network, which is available as a downloadable PDF certificate suitable for printing and framing.

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Publisher

American Institute of CPAs

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the CPA profession, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.

The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialized credentials for qualified professionals who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. With The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), it offers the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, which sets the global benchmark for quality and recognition in management accounting.

The AICPA and CIMA also make up the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association), which represents public and management accounting globally, advocating on behalf the public interest and advancing the quality, competency and employability of CPAs, CGMAs and other accounting and finance professionals worldwide.

The AICPA maintains offices in New York, Washington, DC, Durham, NC, and Ewing, NJ.

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$379.00
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CREDIT INFO
CPE credits
Online
: 10.0
NASBA Field of Study
Specialized Knowledge
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
ADVANCE PREPARATION
None
Delivery Method
QAS Self-Study
Course acronym
DALP-S1
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