New Zealand Certificate in the Use of Data and Statistics for Policy Development

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Public and Health Care Administration

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand with people who have the skills necessary to select, summarise, and represent data, as well as interpret and use statistics, to contribute to evidence-based decision making.

Graduates of the qualification will benefit the public and their organisations by having the analytic skills required for making evidence-based policy recommendations.

Graduates of this qualification will be capable of working with data and statistics under minimal supervision and may work with producers and users of statistics in their own and other organisations.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$36,000

Median earnings two years after study

$43,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

57%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.

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Wairarapa REAP Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

Wairarapa REAP - REAP House

Website:

http://waireap.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 525 2590
Fax: (09) 525 2591
Email: support@skills.org.nz
Web: http://www.skills.org.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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