Business Analyst Certificate Program


Business analysts understand the structure, policies and operations of an organization and have the ability to recommend solutions to help the organization achieve its initiatives. This program covers the International Institute of Business Analysis's (IIBA) Body of Knowledge, supplemented with practical examples and resources. You’ll gain a thorough foundation in business analysis to use in your career and prepare for the examinations to earn the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) or Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA) designations.

For More Information, Contact:

Eilish McDonagh-Hermer
  • Email:
  • Phone: (312) 362-5295
  • FAX: (312) 362-8764

Who Should Attend

  • Business analysts
  • Business systems analysts
  • Business analyst managers
  • Business/IT liaisons
  • Product managers
  • Quality assurance analysts
  • Project managers
  • Business architects
  • Software architects
  • Program managers


  • Learn how to create high-impact marketing plans and programs
  • Develop your analytical skills to gain deeper business insight
  • Create and participate in new initiatives to advance your career


International Institute of Business Analysis™
DePaul University’s Management Development Center is an endorsed education provider of International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®).
IIBA®, the IIBA® logo, BABOK® and Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® are registered trademarks owned by International Institute of Business Analysis. CBAP® is a registered certification mark owned by International Institute of Business Analysis. Certified Business Analysis Professional, EEP and the EEP logo are trademarks owned by International Institute of Business Analysis.
Enterprise Agility
The Business Analyst Certificate Program is presented in partnership with Enterprise Agility.


  • Business analysis planning and monitoring
  • Elicitation
  • Requirements management and communication
  • Enterprise analysis
  • Requirements analysis
  • Solution assessment and validation

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is there a required text?
Yes. There is one required text for this course:
CBAP Certification Study Guide
  • CBAP Certification Study Guide. 2012. [ISBN:9780578028408]
Are there any additional materials needed for the course?
Though not required, the following text is suggested reading material:
A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge®
  • IIBA. A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®Guide). 2009. [ISBN:9780981129211]
Are books included in the tuition fee?
The textbooks are not included in the tuition fee. Please contact Eilish McDonagh-Hermer at (312) 362-5295 or for purchasing information. All other class materials are covered and will be distributed in class.
Does this program qualify for financial assistance through the Workforce Investment Act (WIA)?
In order to find out if you qualify for financial assistance, you must first contact Workforce Development. As a certified program under the ILLINOIS workNet initiative, this program has been approved for workforce training grants for those who are eligible. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Please contact us or Workforce Development for more information.


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Course Availability

No sections of this course are currently being offered.