• Business Analytics Major

    Charleston

    Program Overview

    Organizations from Fortune 500 companies to non profits rely on data – and those who can interpret it.  UC Business Analytics graduates will have a broad-based business education that includes development of the quantitative data analysis skills and communication skills necessary for solving real-world business problems and communicating solutions.

    Students will be able to extract, analyze, and communicate operational information to make data-based decisions in professional operating environments including office, manufacturing, military, banking, advising, and other managerial professions.

    Program Highlights

    Be prepared to meet the challenges of the world’s high-technology focused economy.

    Develop the skills for analyzing big data that are growing in employer demand.

    Program utilizes  both computer science and data science programs, integrating those courses into the major.

    Learn to analyze data in real world situations with a combination of hands-on learning and business analytics theory.

    Program Outcomes

    Careers for graduates may include business system analyst, data analyst, management analyst, sales analyst, market research analyst.

    In addition, this skillset would be highly valued in other areas as well, including supply chain management, project management, human resources, customer service, operations, finance or consultancy.

    The Data Analytics field is expected to grow, creating a need for qualified professionals and offering higher than average salaries.

    Note: Students receive a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a major in Business Analytics

    Program Faculty

    Suvayan De
    Suvayan De
    Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    304-352-6989
    suvayande@ucwv.edu