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Minor in Business Analytics

Data Analytics Minor

The purpose of this minor is to equip students with the fundamental concepts and practices of data science as an endeavor of tremendous cross-disciplinary value. It will prepare them to for the growing array of roles in their field(s) which require an understanding of data science and competence in current best practices.

The minor should appeal to students from almost any major, for example:

  • Mathematics
  • Science and Pre-Med majors
  • Healthcare Science
  • Nursing
  • Sports Medicine
  • Business Administration —Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Management, Org Leadership
  • Information Technology and Management Information Systems
  • Communication and Sports Communication
  • Journalism
  • Education
  • Political Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Social Work

Data Analytics Minor Requirements

18

BDA 3103 Data Analysis & Visualization

3

BDA 3113 Data Visualization

3

IT 2043 Database Management Systems

3

MATH 2033 Probability & Statistics 1 or PSY 3063 Applied Statistics

3

Choose 6 credits from the following:

6

BDA 3123 Data Analytics Programming (3)
 
BDA 4313 Descriptive and Predictive Analytics (3)
 
BDA 4323 Data Analytics Project Management (3)
 
BDA 4411 Data Analytics Lab 1 (1)
 
BDA 4422 Data Analytics Lab 2 (2)
 
MATH 2043 Probability and Statistics 2 (3)
 
MATH 3053 Statistical Modeling (3)
 
IT 3073 Database Processing & Management (3)
 
IT 3113 Structured Query Language (SQL) (3)
 
ART 3543 Design Thinking and Data Visualization (3)
 
ART 3603 Design Thinking and the Human-Centered Design (3)