From criminal justice to patient care, business to information technology, institutions and organizations around the world collect and use data to manage their everyday operations. Gain the tools and techniques to use this data for actionable intelligence with the University of Central Missouri’s Big Data and Business Analytics minor.
Our minor provides you with a broad-based learning experience and equips you with a strong foundation in artificial intelligence, big data technologies, data science and analytics, and deep and machine learning. A Big Data and Business Analytics minor complements nearly any bachelor’s degree and provides you with the knowledge and skills to produce big results in nearly every industry.
Take Big Data and Business Analytics coursework in a way that works for you
Gain the added expertise to succeed professionally through our Big Data and Business Analytics minor. You can complete coursework for the minor completely online or at either our Warrensburg or Lee’s Summit campuses, only 30 to 45 minutes from Kansas City.
100% online option available
Courses offered on two campuses
Seven courses to complete minor
15 students per class
UCM’s Big Data and Business Analytics minor provides you with the in-demand knowledge and skills you need for success. You will gain a firm foundation in databases and software tools for storage, retrieval, and visualization of data. You will also learn how to use tools to analyze the data using statistical methods, artificial intelligence, predictive analytics, and machine learning.
Core courses you may take include:
Throughout your studies, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to set you up for success — whether you’re taking coursework on one of our two campuses or solely online. That’s because you’ll have ample opportunities to put your learning into action through:
Pair our Big Data and Business Analytics minor with one of UCM’s 150 majors and pursue careers with accountancy firms, banks, financial institutions, government agencies and many other institutions in different industries.
Stand out in a growing field with a Big Data and Business Analytics minor
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When you add a Big Data and Business Analytics minor to your bachelor’s degree, you’ll also have several ways to finance a college education. UCM offers scholarships, program-specific awards and other funding opportunities.
Learn more about scholarships reserved for undergraduate students in Big Data and Business Analytics programs by using the UCM Scholarship Finder.
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The BSBA Computer Information Systems is accredited by Computing Accreditation Commision of ABET