The business analytics minor and certificate provides opportunities to College of Business and actuarial science majors to develop additional skills in descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive business analytics. Required courses introduce students to relevant modelling and statistical methods, and management science techniques, teaching them how to analyze business and economic data with a goal of obtaining insights needed for informed business decision making. Elective courses allow students to apply their business analytics skills to various business disciplines including accounting, economics, marketing, supply chain management, and management information systems, by taking courses focused on field specific data and software applications.
Admission to a College of Business major or actuarial science major.
Students must earn a cumulative grade point average of 2.25 in courses allowed in fulfilling the business analytics minor and certificate requirements.