Business Analytics Minor

Business Analytics Minor

NYC CAMPUS

Business Analytics Minor

NYC CAMPUS

Business Analytics Minor

formerly known as Quantitative Business Analysis

The Business Analytics minor is designed to enable non-Business Analytics majors to achieve competency in quantitative modeling and data analysis that will enhance their career preparation. This minor will provide students with the tools and skills needed to use quantitative data effectively in making business decisions in any field.

Curriculum Effective Fall 2018 (For curriculum for the pre-Fall 2018 Quantitative Business Analysis Minor, please see the Academic Catalog.)

The minor consists of five courses with a minimum total of 14 credits.

Required Courses

  • MGT 226 Business Analytics (3) - pre-req: MAT 104, MAT 117, CIS 101
  • CIS 143/MGT 227 Introduction to SQL for Business (2) - pre-req: CIS 101
            OR CIT 241 Database Management (4) - pre-req: CIS 101
     
  • Select any TWO courses from the following*:

    CIT 201**/MGT 351 Introduction to Programming for Data Science (3)
    CIT 348**/MGT 388 Data Mining for Business (4)
    MGT 350 Operations and Supply Chain Management (3)
    MGT 353 Advanced Data Analysis for Business Decisions (3)
    MGT 356 Simulation and Risk Analysis (3)
    MGT 386 Optimization Models (3)
     
  • Select any ONE course from the following:

    One from the above MGT/CIT courses
    ACC 375 Accounting Information Systems (3)
    CS 325 Introduction to Data Mining (4)
    CS 387 Database Design (4)
    CIT 346 Database Programming (4)
    ECO 385 Econometrics: Models and Organizations (3)
    FIN 325 Data Analysis in Finance (3)
    MGT 357 Project Management for Business (3)
    MAR 368 Visual Analytics (3)
    MAT 218 Intermediate Statistics
    MAT 222 Applied Multivariable Statistical Methods (3)
     

Notes:

* MGT 226 (formerly MGT 355) is a pre-requisite for MGT 350, MGT 353, MGT 356, and MGT 386. CIS 143 is a pre-requisite for CIT 348.
** For CIT 201 and CIT 348, Lubin students must take sections designated for Lubin.