Data Analytics Minor

The minor in data analytics addresses the knowledge, skills, and ability to answer data-driven questions within a student's discipline or industry. Students will have the opportunity to prepare data for analysis, draw conclusions based on data, and present the results of data analysis.
NOTE: This minor may not be declared with the following majors: BS Business Management: Data Analytics or BS Computer Information Technology: Data Analytics.
Students will have the opportunity to:
1. Utilize the data analytics process to address industry-specific challenges.
2. Practice data mining, cleaning, and visualization techniques.
3. Define ethical and legal issues related to data analytics.

All minor courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C-, and a 2.0 grade point average must be maintained in courses for the minor. Two courses must be at the upper level (600 or 700). Only one overlap is allowed between major and minor.


Minor Requirements

DAT 510Introduction to Data Analytics4
DAT 535Data Mining, Cleaning, and Visualization4
DAT 610Data Analytics and Technologies4
DAT 620Data Analytics in Business Intelligence4
DAT 670Advanced Data Analytics4
Total Credits20