Business Analysis

Professional Development Certificate

Organizations are increasingly recognizing that business analysis services are critical to improving organizational effectiveness, efficiency and financial performance. Business analysts are engaged at all levels of organizations, working on strategic initiatives, operational projects and continuous improvement. Whether you are new to business analysis, an experienced business analyst, a systems analyst, a project manager, a program manager or a consultant, it is important to be effective at defining business requirements and evaluating and recommending solutions that provide value to stakeholders.

MacEwan University, an Endorsed Education Provider with International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®), is pleased to offer this practical, hands-on program that is aligned with A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide v3) published by IIBA. Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to plan, elicit, analyze, model, assess, validate, communicate and manage requirements. These courses will also help you prepare for certification with IIBA and satisfy eligibility requirements for the Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) designation and/or the Certification of Competency in Business Analysis™ (CCBA®)—the industry benchmarks of excellence for business analysis. These courses may also be used to satisfy recertification requirements.

For more information regarding IIBA certification requirements, Visit

IIBA, BABOK, CBAP and CCBA are registered marks of the International Association of Business Analysis.

Instructional Hours

This certificate consists of 119 instructional hours.

Admission Requirements

There are no admission requirements for this program.


Course and/or material fees are listed with individual courses and do not include supplies unless otherwise indicated. Fees for non-credit courses may be subject to GST. Discounts for groups, association members and alumni may apply. Contact the School of Continuing Education for details.

A copy of the BABOK® Guide v3 is required and may be purchased through IIBA or most bookstores.


Professional Development Certificate

Completion Requirements

Courses may be completed individually. Once you have successfully completed all of the required courses, you will receive a Professional Development Certificate.


If you have any questions about your enrolment, or if you would prefer not to enrol online, contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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