The future is data-driven — boost your skills and competencies in BA and get hands-on experience in predictive and prescriptive statistical tools.
Business analytics refers to the knowledge, skills, and competencies required for the systematic exploration and investigation of business data using statistical tools to support decision making and to gain insight into business performance.
There is a growing demand for analytics professionals in the workplace. The need for talented analytics professionals is outpacing the rate at which students are earning degrees in higher education.
OHIO's College of Business offers this minor to help students develop the skills and competencies in business analytics. The minor provides students with hands-on experience of statistical tools used in the business environment using data supplied by industry partners.
William Young, Ph.D., an O'Bleness Associate Professor of Business Analytics, Director of the Master of Business Analytics, and Director of the Online MBA oversees OHIO's business analytics minor along with Gabe Giordano, Ph.D., Chair of the College of Business's Analytics and Information Systems Department and a named Robert H. Freeman Associate Professor.