This course in data-driven decision making examines how data and analytics can be used to inform managerial decisions and covers a broad range of descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics. Students learn to use both commercial and open-source computer software to analyze and visualize data. This course introduces Big Data and data mining and shows their relevance to making informed business decisions. Students will complete at least one hands-on client facing assignment, so specific models and statistical packages will be tailored to student interests and client needs.
Open to graduate students.
Open to graduate students only.