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Business Analytics

Learn to use quantitative methods and evidence-based data to inform your business decision making. In two semesters, you can earn a certificate in Business Analytics.

The Business Analytics curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in analytical professions. Business analysts process and analyze essential information about business operations and also assimilate data for forecasting purposes.

Students will complete coursework in business analytics, including general theory, best practices, data mining, data warehousing, predictive modeling, project, and operations management, statistical analysis, and software packages. Related skills include business communication, critical thinking and decision making.

Students may choose to obtain an Associate in Applied Science in Business Analytics or a certificate. Elective opportunities are also available.

Students can earn an online certificate in business analytics in two semesters or an online associate degree in four. All classes are offered both face-to-face and online.

Curriculum Information

Business Analytics AAS
Business Analytics Certificate
Business Analytics CTE Pathway (for high school students)
Business Analytics Diploma

Career Opportunities

Business Analytics graduates may find employment in a variety of positions depending on electives completed and career path of choice. Career opportunities could include management analyst/consultant, data scientist, big data analytics specialist, research analyst, manager of services or manufacturing operations, data analyst, project manager, supply chain manager, market research analyst.