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Students will have the opportunity to develop and apply analytical models and to acquire essential quantitative and computer skills necessary to aid in solving problems in the increasingly technical business environments. The focus of this degree is on applications and appropriate software with a view toward how a manager can effectively apply quantitative models to improve the decision-making process.

Students will take specialized coursework in analytics, statistical programming, data mining, artificial intelligence and machine learning in addition to core business classes in accounting, economics, finance, information systems, management and marketing.

Marketable Skills

  • Written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Data mining
  • Data visualization
  • Statistical modeling
  • Technological skills including R, Python, SAS, SQL and SPSS

Careers

  • Business Analyst
  • Database Analyst
  • Management and System Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Machine Learning and AI Consultant

Department of Management Science & StatisticsUndergraduate StudiesDegree Requirements

Type of Coursework

  • Business Applications of Statistics
  • Business Data Mining
  • Business Communication and Professional Development
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Legal, Social and Ethical Issues in Business
  • Management Science and Operations Technology
  • Predictive Operational Analysis
  • Programming and Data Management
  • Visualization in Business Analytics

Jobs by Industry

Public Administration

43%

Finance and Insurance

20%

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

18%

Management of Companies and Enterprises

5%

Information Technology

4%

Health Care and Social Assistance

2%

Transportation and Warehousing

2%

Average Starting Salary For Business Analytics Graduates: $63,000