The confluence of the availability of big data, methodological developments and explosion in computing power and storage capacity has given rise to the popularity of business analytics in a wide range of industries across the public and private sectors. Business analytics encompasses approaches that transform data into information and insights, thereby allowing for informed data-driven decision-making. Today’s organizations seek professionals with business analytics skills to gain and maintain their competitive advantage.
Our program prepares students for a successful career in a very fast growing field of business analytics. Students complete a program with an emphasis on development of business analytics knowledge, skills and its practical application. It also focuses on developing critical thinking and communication skills. Students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to effectively address business problems for data driven decision making.