Business Analytics- Bachelor of Science in Business

For information, contact the Department of Information Systems and Analytics, 3095 FSB, 513-529-4826.

The Business Analytics major provides the managerial and technical skills to leverage data for decision making in an organization. The major focuses on the use of data to guide evidence-based decision-making. Analytics combines numerous traditional disciplines including information systems and statistics. This major provides a framework for the collection and use of data; for analyzing structured and unstructured data; and for developing models to describe and predict behavior in data-rich environments.

Required Courses18
ISA 245Database Systems and Data Warehousing
ISA 281Concepts in Business Programming
ISA 291Applied Regression Analysis in Business
ISA 401Business Intelligence and Data Visualization
ISA 414Managing Big Data
ISA 491Introduction to Data Mining in Business
Select two of the following. At least one must be an ISA course.6
Advanced Empirical Methods
Quantitative Analysis of Business Problems
Statistical Monitoring and Design of Experiments
Business Forecasting
Survey Sampling in Business
Business Analytics Practicum
Statistical Programming
Advanced Data Visualization
Total Credit Hours24

Note: Students also taking the Information Systems Major must take 18 hour beyond the business core not also counting in the Information Systems Major.

Note: Students taking the Business Analytics Major may not take the Business Analytics Track in the Analytics Co-major