Business Intelligence and Analytics Management Degree Specialization Courses
DeVry University's Business Intelligence and Analytics Management degree program can help you build proficiency in the methods and technologies needed to gather, store, report and analyze data to drive business decisions. The following represents some of the coursework our students will experience in this specialization.
Business Intelligence and Analytics Management Course Descriptions
Managerial Applications of Business Analytics
Applied Business Analytics
Database Concepts in Business Intelligence
Introduction to Internet Analytics
Managing Operations Across the Supply Chain
Supply Chain Mgmt Decision Support Tools & Applications
BIAM300 Managerial Applications of Business Analytics
This course examines major themes of business intelligence and business analytics. Through case studies, students explore how analytics impact organizational management in today’s data-rich environment. Coursework addresses implementing business analytics techniques, business modeling, data sources, the business analyst’s role in the organization, business process modeling, key performance indicators, use of data warehouses and data mining.
BIAM400 Applied Business Analytics
This course examines use of optimized modeling techniques, including break-even analysis, optimization modeling, sensitivity analysis, linear programming, network models, regression, time series analysis, decision-making under uncertainty and simulation models.
BIAM410 Database Concepts in Business Intelligence
This course explores designing, developing, implementing and using a database to derive business intelligence solutions. Topics include roles, responsibilities, object relational impedance mismatch, data warehousing, online analytical processing and implementation of data mining tools. Case studies focusing on analyzing and interpreting data to support decision-making are used.
BIAM420 Introduction to Internet Analytics
This course focuses on analyzing and interpreting data to support decision-making for planning and performance assessment. Students are introduced to data sources such as web logs, big data, social data (e.g., emails, blogs, tweets), common key performance indicators and Internet analytics tools.
BUSN350 Business Analysis
This course introduces tasks and techniques used to systematically understand the structure, operations, processes and purposes of an organization. Approaches to needs assessment, data collection, elicitation, analysis and synthesis are covered. Problems and cases are used to explore various organizational functions with multiple stakeholders.
GSCM206 Managing Operations Across the Supply Chain
This course introduces operations and supply chain management, examining the products-to-services spectrum in terms of transformation processes and their impact on the supply chain. Coursework addresses operations and supply chain strategy as related to other functions within an organization and focuses on strategic areas impacting supply chain decision-making. Spreadsheet and presentation software are used as students prepare and analyze potential business solutions and then pre-sent these solutions.
GSCM209 Supply Chain Management Decision Support Tools and Applications
This course introduces numerical models used as decision-making tools in operations practice and examines how they impact supply chain efficiency. Coursework is designed to enhance students’ skills in problem identification and formulation; solution derivation; and decision-making.