Organizations are relying more than ever before on their internal and external data sources to drive business planning, decision-making, and problem solving. Business Intelligence and big data tools accomplish this by enabling unprecedented data collection and data manipulation so organizations can respond quickly to organizational, market changes and opportunities.
The need for graduates with these skills is growing at a rapid rate across all industries. This program will enable students to support real world business decision-making and planning through data insights, data management, and data science. Students will blend theoretical knowledge with hands-on practical skills for data collection, data analysis, and data manipulation.
You must complete all courses within 5 years of acceptance into the program. However, you will have the flexibility to set own schedule and may be able to complete the program sooner. Textbooks may be required for the courses in this program please visit the Textbook/Materials - Online Learning (CE) page for more information and to access the booklist.
Upon completion of required courses, submit Request to Graduate form.
Graduates may find opportunities as an Analytics Visualization Analyst, Big Data Architect, Big Data Analytics Developer, Big Data Security/Threats Analyst, Business Data Analyst, Business Intelligence Analyst or Project Manager.