Minor in Business Analytics

Business analytics uses tools and models to analyze past data, visualize it, predict future performance, and gain insight into developing business strategies for the future. A business analytics minor will give students an overview of descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive models using advanced Excel and other tools.

Required Courses
DS 350Introduction to Production and Operations Management3
FIN 340Financial Management I3
DS/FIN 675Spreadsheet Modeling for Decision Making 13
Elective Courses
Select 6 credit hours of electives from the following6
Business and Economics Forecasting
Marketing Research
Applied Financial Analysis
Accounting Information Systems
Database Management Systems
Applied Econometrics I
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Total Credit Hours15

Note: Students must take at least 3 credit hours of unduplicated courses across all courses used toward their major or minor, and maintain an average of at least 2.300 (and no grade below C) for all courses comprising the minor.