Business Analytics Pathway (6)

This pathway is designed to teach students methods for dealing with data, critical thinking, and problem solving in a time where data driven decision making is becoming more of the norm rather than the exception. Coursework will include attention to the decision-making process, visualization of data, tools/programs for dealing with data, and simulation, as well as focused courses specific areas in which to apply the analytic toolbox (sports, healthcare, supply chain, etc.). This pathway will provide a solid foundation for those looking to work with data as a front-line analyst, manager, or the crucial communicators between data-centric staff and upper level management.

Pathway Required Courses:

BUSOBA 7222: Simulation Risk Analysis and Decision Making (1.5)

BUSOBA 7256: Tools for Data Analysis (1.5)

BUSOBA 7257: Data Analysis and Visualization (3)

Optional Relevant Courses:

BUSOBA 7258: Sports Analytics for Business (1.5)

BUSML 7219.02: Customer Management, Pricing, and Analytics I

BUSML 7204.02: Customer Management, Pricing, and Analytics II

BUSML 7201: Marketing Research and Analytics (1.5)

BUSOBA 7260: Applied Data Analytics Projects (3)

ACCTMIS 7640: Data Mining for Business Intelligence (1.5)

CSE 5521: Survey of Artificial Intelligence 1: Basic Techniques (2)

ISE 5760: Visual Analytics and Sensemaking (3)


What is an optional pathway?

Fisher's optional pathways are a group of classes designed to provide competence in a particular area or field. The pathways listed are only a small example of the options available through an extensive list of electives. With guidance from your coaches, you can access elective courses at Fisher and across more than 100 graduate programs at Ohio State. Contact us today to discuss how we can personalize your curriculum to your career goals.