Academic Catalog

Business Administration, Associate in Science - Data Analytics Option

Program Description

The AS in Business Administration, Option in Data Analytics, is designed for those students desiring to transfer to a baccalaureate program in business and data analytics. This degree is a broad program of study that provides students with both business skills as well as a solid foundation in quantitative and programming skills. Students will generate insights from data allowing them to identify and predict business trends. Topics include computer databases, computer programming, inference, machine learning, optimization, probability and stochastic models, statistics, strategy, uncertainty quantification, and visual analytics.

Program Requirements

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 151 English I 3.00000
MATH 156 or Higher 1 3-6
ECON 151 Macroeconomic Principles 3
Humanities Gen. Ed. Requirement 3
STSC 150
Student Success Seminar
or Student Success Seminar for Business Majors
 Credit Hours14-17
Second Semester
ENGL 152 English II 3
CSIT 165 Programming I 4.00000
BUSN 134 Principles of Marketing 3
CSIT 123 Integrated Office Software 3
ECON 152 Microeconomics Principles 3
 Credit Hours16
Third Semester
ACCT 161 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUSN 251 Business Law I 3
CSIT 213 Database Management 3.00000
CSIT 168
or MATH 157
Introduction to Python Programming
Lab Science Gen. Ed. Requirement 4
 Credit Hours15-17
Fourth Semester
ACCT 162 Principles of Accounting II 3
BUSN 271 Principles of Management 3
CSIT 126
Intermediate Spreadsheets and Database 1
or Networking I
or Precalculus I
or Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
COMM 154 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3.00000
Elective to meet 60 credits 2 3
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours60-65