Curriculum

The 33-credit master of science in business analytics curriculum is made up of eight required courses and three elective courses. The coursework is designed to give students the skills needed to thrive in the increasingly data-driven business culture.

Required Core Courses (24 credits):
Course Title Credits
BAN 610 Introduction to Business Analytics 3
BAN 615 Predictive Modeling 3
CIS 620 Data Management 3
CIS 627 Data Warehousing 3
CIS 628 Data Mining 3
BAN 620 Text Mining 3
BAN 650 Data Visualization 3
BAN 690 Business Analytics Capstone 3
Elective Courses* (choose three - 9 credits):
BAN 660 Optimization 3
BAN 661 Web Analytics and Web Intelligence 3
BAN 662 Insurance Analytics 3
BAN 663 Programming for Data Analysis 3
CIS 630 Business Design and Object-oriented Analysis 3
CIS 690 Project Management 3

*Additional elective business courses are available to students at the discretion of the program director.

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.