5 Courses Required

Official Description

The Professional Development Certificate in Business Analysis aims to equip professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective business analysts: to define business problems and opportunities, to act as change leaders, facilitators and liaisons among business stakeholders in both agile and traditional business environments; to design and co-create optimal processes and recommend solutions using requirements elicitation, design thinking, data analytics and data modelling techniques. Emphasis is placed on the practical application of business analysis best practices, principles, tools, and methodology, as outlined in the industry standard, A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide), and in the Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practical Guide, published by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

This program is offered in English and must be completed within 2 years.


Learning Outcomes

Equip yourself with the knowledge and tools needed to be a successful business analyst!

This program is designed to enable you to:

  • Apply business analysis methods and techniques to help organizations achieve their business objectives
  • Elicit, analyze, validate, and communicate requirements and recommend solutions
  • Develop well-constructed business cases
  • Successfully manage diverse stakeholder relationships

Additional Details


Professional Development Certificate in Business Analysis
Admission Requirements
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older

  • Applicants between the ages of 18 to 21 must have a minimum of:
    • Applicants who studied in Quebec: DCS, DEC, or the equivalent*
    • Applicants who studied in other Canadian Provinces: 1 year of full time university studies
    • Applicants who studied outside of Canada: Equivalent* of the 1 year of full time university studies

* Equivalent: 1 year of full-time university studies (30 credits)

Documents required:

Please have electronic versions of the following documents available before starting the application process (clicking on “Apply Now”).
  • A copy of your passport (photo ID page) OR Canadian Birth Certificate OR Permanent Resident Card OR Citizenship Card/Certificate.

**Applicants between the ages of 18 to 21 must also submit:

  •  A copy of the transcript for your highest level of education. Note that transcripts in languages other than English or French must be accompanied by an English or French translation provided by the institution issuing the transcript or by a certified translator.



3 Course(s)


2 Course(s)

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