Academic Catalog

Business Analytics

Program Description

The B.S in Business Analytics is a multi-disciplinary program, working with the support of the Department of Mathematics & Computer Science and Department of Communication Arts. This program includes a sequence of courses for students with strong analytical and quantitative abilities that they desire to use in business.

The Business Analytics program includes a wide range of topics including data visualization in business, database development and utilization, data mining, business forecasting, simulation-based decision making in business, regression analysis, and business statistics. As a major in the School of Business and Economics, the curriculum also includes the business core courses that are currently required for School of Business (SBE) majors. Students in the Business Analytics program will benefit from several High Impact Practices, including Senior Year Experience (capstone) courses and projects and experiential learning and community-based learning through required internships.