Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Business Analytics

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The Master in Business Administration with a specialization in Business Analytics is taking complex data, analyzing statistics, and finding eye-opening insights that help organizations of all types make informed, data decisions. Courses in data mining, enterprise analytics, data warehousing and visualization will help you dissect business problems and opportunities.

The MBA Specialization in Business Analytics allows students to choose three electives from among the courses available in the Master of Science in Business Analytics program. These courses prepare managers in all contexts to solve problems which require the application of sophisticated business analytics techniques. Topics include R and Python, data  visualization, data mining, decision modeling and optimization methods, machine learning, text mining, social media analytics, health information analytics, information security analytics, spreadsheet modeling, and enterprise analytics. These courses heavily emphasize hands-on skills in data analytics, using cases and examples drawn from real-world organizations in many domains. 

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