Build the skills and knowledge you need to enter one of the hottest tech fields with the University of Central Missouri’s Big Data and Business Analytics BSBA degree program. If you’re interested in studying how business and technology intersect, this program is a perfect fit for you.
UCM’s big data degree gives you in-depth knowledge of big data engineering, artificial intelligence and analytical tools — as well as the skills for how to apply these tools to business decision-making.
Learn from tech industry professionals
UCM’s Big Data and Business Analytics degree faculty members are experts in the field and passionate about passing along their knowledge to you. Your faculty mentors in the big data degree program bring their experience in this exciting field to their classrooms and course activities in subjects that range from AI and deep learning to cloud computing.
AACSB-accredited Big Data degree
15 students max in upper-level classes
A STEM-classified program
Only degree of its kind in Missouri
Course materials for the Business Analytics and Big Data degree program at the University of Central Missouri are carefully crafted to ensure that they always cover the most up-to-date and relevant industry information. Topics covered in your classes include:
Through hands-on projects and access to high-tech computer labs that run the latest software, you’ll learn how to set up databases, analyze large data sets using Hadoop, work with SQL, practice market segmentation, apply your skills to mock investment projects and more.
When you graduate, you’ll understand not only how the work gets done but also how you can use it to make an impact in your industry. Business topics covered in the Big Data degree include everything from accounting and finance to marketing and management.
In UCM’s Big Data and Business Analytics degree program, you have exciting opportunities to engage with your learning outside the classroom:
In the Business Analytics and Big Data degree program at the University of Central Missouri, you’ll learn how to put data to use to help drive professional decision-making. The skills you build in this business degree prepare you to succeed in high-demand roles across a number of industries, including:
Business analytics degree careers
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As an undergraduate student in the University of Central Missouri’s Big Data degree program, you’ll benefit from our low tuition combined with a major that has great salary prospects. This means you can graduate with a high-value degree and low student debt, setting you up for success from the moment you finish your bachelor’s degree.
On top of UCM’s affordable tuition, we offer a wide range of ways to help you finance your undergraduate education, including grants, scholarships, tuition awards and access to federal financial aid.
In addition to university-wide assistance, we also offer scholarships specifically for students earning the Big Data and Business Analytics degree, including:
You can learn more about program-specific scholarships by using the UCM Scholarship Finder.
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