Required Courses for Business Analytics
BIG DATA I
LEC. 3. Pr. MNGT 2600 and MNGT 3600. or equivalent. Managing, governing, extracting, merging, and preparing large data sets for analysis using real data. May count either BUAL 5650or BUAL 6650/6656.
BIG DATA II
LEC. 3. Pr. (BUAL 5650 or BUAL 6650 or BUAL 6656). Advanced topics in big data management, with emphasis on loading and cleansing the data for analysis.
PREDICTIVE MODELING I
LEC. 3. Pr. MNGT 2600 and MNGT 3600. or equivalent. Introduction to linear models including multiple linear regression and model building in business decision making and applications.
PREDICTIVE MODELING II
LEC. 3. Pr. MNGT 2600 and MNGT 3600 and (BUAL 5600 orBUAL 6600 or BUAL 6606). or equivalent. Basic data mining techniques including neural networks, decision trees, clustering algorithms, linear programs, text and web mining in business setting.
COMMUNICATING QUANTITATIVE RESULTS IN BUSINESS
LEC. 3. Pr. MNGT 2600 and MNGT 3600 and (BUAL 5650 or BUAL 6650 or BUAL 6656) and (BUAL 5610 or BUAL 6610 or BUAL 6616). A case-based, project-oriented approach to business decision making based on company's mission and strategic objectives.