Business Analytics - Minor

Business analytics are applied in many areas within business including management, marketing, accounting, finance, sales, operations, and strategic planning. It is now critical for managers to be able to make sense of the increasing availability of extremely large amounts of information called “Big Data.” The Business Analytics minor is designed to provide students the ability to utilize quantitative decision-making tools and techniques commonly used in various business occupations.  Upon completion of the minor, students will be able to analyze, evaluate, and interpret data to justify making sound business decisions. 

Curriculum

This minor is offered in the College for Women only

Required courses:
BUSI 2012Business Analytics2
BUSI 3200Business Analytics and Decision Making4
DSCI 3100Database Management4
ECON 1090Statistical Analysis for Decision Making4
or STAT 1090 Statistical Analysis
MGMT 4400Operations Management4
Select two or four credits from: 12-4
Accounting Systems
DSCI 3200
Data Science with R
DSCI 4602
Internship
DSCI 4604
Internship
Quantitative Impact Evaluation: Applied Research Skills
ECON XXXX
Predictive Analytics: Data Mining, Machine Learning, and Forecasting
Information, Technology and Digital Society
Buyer Behavior and Market Research
Customer Intelligence
Statistical Computing
Total Credits20-22