While pursuing the accelerated online Master of Business Administration program with a concentration in data analytics, you will earn a total of 30 credits. In addition to taking three data analytics courses online, you will also engage in core MBA courses and three special topics courses.
- 6 core courses (18 credits)
- 3 special topics courses (3 credits)
- 3 data analytics courses (9 credits)
Total Credits: 30
Area of Emphasis MBA Curriculum (9 credits)
Students selecting an area of emphasis MBA curriculum option must complete all three courses in each area of emphasis in addition to the core courses.
Data Analytics Emphasis Courses
MBA 631 Data Visualization (3 credits)
This course reviews the data analytics lifecycle and provides practical application of advanced analytic theory. Methods for classifying and predicting relationships within the data are examined. You will learn to translate data into a narrative for communicating with key stakeholders.
MBA 632 Case Studies in Business Analytics Strategy (3 credits)
This course focuses on managing analytics at the enterprise level. Topics include leveraging proprietary data, analytics on the web, predictive analytics in the cloud, and technology and organizational performance. Case studies allow you to apply principles to actual business scenarios.
MBA 633 Ethics in Data Analytics (3 credits)
Examine the next generation of business analytics and opportunities to use data for the greater good. You’ll explore concerns such as social marketing, fraud, risk management, mobile intelligence, human capital, and data privacy.