2020-2021 University Catalog 
    
    Sep 18, 2021  
2020-2021 University Catalog archived

Data Science - Business Analytics minor


A minor in data science-business analytics requires completion of 22 credits, as follows. In meeting the requirements of this interdisciplinary minor, a student may not use more than nine credits (including capstone) that are also used to meet the requirements of other majors or minors. Business Administration majors may not minor in Data Science- Business Analytics but may minor in Data Science.

  1. Business Foundations: ACCT 100
  2. Data Science Foundations: At least three credits chosen from among the following courses: BUS 310, 314
  3. Statistics: At least three credits chosen from among the following courses: BIOL 201; CBSC 250; DCI 202; ECON 202; INTR 202; MATH 118, 310; SOAN 218
  4. Computing/Programming: At least three credits chosen from among the following: BUS 306, 315, 316; CSCI 111
  5. Electives: At least six additional credits chosen from among the following: BUS 306, 314, 315, 316, 359; CSCI 111, 112; ECON 203; MATH 222, 309
  6. Capstone: BUS 317
  7. Portfolio: DS 401, completed during the fall or winter term of the senior year, including at least three projects or assignments from courses in the minor in addition to the capstone project, and also including at least two reflections on data science competencies, one from required course and one from BUS 317.

Additional prerequisites may be required depending on course choices above.

2. Data Science Foundations:


At least three credits chosen from among the following courses:

7. Portfolio:


DS 401, completed during the fall or winter term of the senior year, including at least three projects or assignments from courses in the minor in addition to the capstone project, and also including at least two reflections on data science competencies, one from required course and one from BUS 317.