Business Analytics Minor

A Business Analytics minor in the Bachelor of Science in MIS will provide to its students the opportunity to specialize in an area of analytics that is extremely relevant in public, for-profit, and not-for-profit organizations that require the skills to continuously analyze information to make strategic and timely decisions.

Entrance and Course Requirements

To earn the minor of Business Analytics, students will complete five required courses (15 hours) and two elective courses (6-7 hours).  All courses are offered online/on-campus.

Students can declare Business Analytics as a minor area of study during the admissions process or at a later time via a Change of Curriculum Form. 

Required Courses
ECO 213Statistics for Business and Economics3
or MAT 121 Applied Statistics
MIS 352Principles of Management Information Systems3
MIS 376Business Analytics3
MIS 377Visual Analytics for Business3
MIS 385Data and Information Management3
The elective courses provide students business knowledge in accounting and economics.
Select two of the following:6-7
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Introduction to Managerial Accounting
Introduction to Microeconomics
Introduction to Macroeconomics
Economics for Administration
TOTAL21-22