The business analytics minor is a total of 15 credits including three required courses and two approved electives. A grade of C- or better is required in all minor courses. Consult Testudo for course restrictions.
Students may use a maximum of six credits (or two courses) to satisfy the requirements of any major listed on university records with any minor. Additionally, courses completed in one minor may not be used to satisfy the requirements of another minor.
Pre-requisite courses: BMGT110, BMGT230 (or equivalent), MATH120 (or equivalent). BMGT110 is not required prior to application but must be completed in order to graduate with the minor.
|Required Courses (9 credits)|
|BMGT402 Database Systems
CMSC 424 (Database Design) can be used as a substitute
INST327 (Database Design and Modeling) can be used as a substitute
|BMGT430 Data Modeling in Business
ECON 422 (Econometrics I) can be used as a substitute (ECON majors only)
ECON 424 (Applied Econometrics) can be used as a substitute (ECON majors only)
|BMGT431 Data Analytics||3|
|Electives (6 credits)|
|List A: Minimum 3-6 credits from this list|
|BMGT404 Essential Data Skills for Business Analytics||3|
|BMGT434 Analytics Consulting: Cases and Projects||3|
|BMGT435 Business Process Simulation
ENCE402 Simulation and Design of Experiments can be used as a substitute
|BMGT408V Data Visualization and Web Analytics|
|List B: Maximum 3 credits from this list (*electives are major-specific)|
|*BMGT484 Digital Marketing||3|
|*BMGT447 Computational Finance (formerly BMGT448E)||3|
|*BMGT438A Applied Quantitative Analysis (QUEST only)||3|
|*CMSC320 Introduction to Data Science||3|
|*CMSC422 Introduction to Machine Learning||3|
|*ECON414 Game Theory (ECON majors only)||3|
|*STAT430 Introduction to Statistical Computing with SAS||3|
|*BMGT408D Emerging Topics in Informations Systems: Google Challenge and Analytics
Students must apply and be selected to take this elective
|*ENEE439M Introduction to Machine Learning||3|
*Maximum 3 credits count towards the minor.