Data Analytics Certificate for Wine Business

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Program Overview

Does your winery have a person to review your data? Or are you looking to add data analytics to your consulting business? All wineries have data, but many don’t have anyone looking at it. Many wineries do not have someone on staff to analyze their data and think through new strategies for business solutions and opportunities. Level up your career in the wine industry by adding data analytics to your skillset. Now is your opportunity to learn how to evaluate and optimize winery data and make data-driven decisions with confidence. 

Data analytics has big implications for business, it allows wineries to understand customer behavior like never before. The certificate program will focus on wine industry case studies, but you can transfer your skills to other industries. Those who can work with, and leverage data are seen as extremely valuable, and companies both big and small are turning to data analysts to help them secure a competitive edge and transform their industry.

"The power of big data derives from collecting vast quantities of information and analyzing it in ways that humans could never achieve without computers in an attempt to perform the apparently impossible.” – Brian Clegg, Science Author
 

Who Should Enroll:

  • Managers and leaders who wish to learn how data analytics can help improve their decision-making processes. 

  • Wine industry professionals looking to develop a more data-driven mindset. 

  • Wine Industry professionals looking to excel in your current role and lead your team to success. 

  • Consultants looking to expand their services to the wine industry.  

Pre-Requisites:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
     

Delivery Structure:

The Data Analytics Certificate for Wine Business is a 16-week program that includes a Foundation and an Intermediate course, and two 4-week Master Courses with a business focus of your choice. *Focus options coming soon.

 

Upcoming Courses

 

BUS 859W
Foundation: Introduction to Wine Business Data Analytics

Schedule

September 8, 2021 -
October 6, 2021

Wednesday Evenings, 
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. PST

 

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The goal of this course will be to step through the concepts and basic math behind various problems within the wine industry using examples and problems that are relevant to the operation, distribution and sales problems faced by stakeholders in the wine industry. The course is focused to provide a deeper understanding of mathematics, while the applications utilize built in Microsoft Excel functions to solve the problems.

 

Topics:

  • Introduction to modeling and Decision analytics
  • Regression Analysis
  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Linear Modeling
  • Correlation

Fee: $795

 

BUS 847W
Intermediate:
Data Mining for Win Business

Schedule

November 3, 2021 - December 8, 2021 

Wednesday Evenings,
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. PST

 

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The goal of this course will be to step through the concepts and basic math behind cleaning and making the data usable to solve various problems within the wine. The course is focused to provide a deeper understanding how to identify data that is not appropriate, or how much can be relied on the data, while the applications utilize built in Microsoft Excel functions to solve the problems.

 

Topics:

  • Introduction to Data Mining
  • Data Classification
  • Detailed methods to Classify data (Survey)
  • Distribution Models
  • Common topics and application solutions

Fee: $795

Focus Areas
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Instructors

Dr. Drewes is a wine importer / Distributor in the Ft Worth Texas market focusing on Italian and French wineries. His background is in artificial intelligence and analytics with a PhD from UCF and MBA from Texas A&M Commerce.  In addition to the wine business, he performs analytical studies for the sustainment of aviation industry products, balancing investment strategies, performance metrics and business outcomes. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration is done in partnership with the School of Extended and International Education.