Courses

  • BUSOBA 7250 - Data Management for Analytics Professionals

    Business Analytics is the process of transforming raw data into insights and predictions. This course is on the fundamentals of data management-the art and science of collecting, organizing, cleaning, and manipulating raw data in a variety of formats and from multiple sources, and being able to do it efficiently and at scale using R. Prereq: Enrollment in the SMB-A program, or permission of instructor.

  • BUSOBA 7331 - Descriptive Analytics and Visualization

    Visualization is an effective way to communicate the underlying patterns of data. Students will learn different types of visualization and how to compose and combine them using R. This course covers a wide range of visualization from simple to complex, static to interactive, and familiar to exotic. Students will also be exposed to how to describe and visualize unstructured data such as texts. Prereq: 6400, 7250, enrollment in SMB-Analytics program, or permission of instructor.

  • BUSOBA 7223 - Project Management

    Introduces challenges senior managers face in companies that run multiple projects with a focus on overall project portfolio management, project selection, resource allocation between projects & organizational team design. Students identify their strengths & weaknesses in projects with a creative problem-solving exercise & experience real-life applications with visits from local project managers. Prereq: Enrollment in Fisher College of Business Grad program, or permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 3 cr hrs.