BA 571 Practicum in Business Analytics 3 Cr.
The analytics practicum provides the student opportunities to apply techniques, applications, concepts, and models from prior course work in the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program to support decision-making under uncertainty in a simulated competitive business environment. Students will apply their course material from the MSBA program to a consulting or simulated business experience. Students will define a business problem to address, assess the organization and its context, and suggest solutions and an action plan for implementing the solution. Upon completion of the practicum, students will have been exposed to the outcomes of their strategic and tactical approaches to managing a business. Pre-req: successful completion of BA 510, BA 511, BA 512, BA 513, BA 514, BA 515. COURSE UNDER CONSTRUCTION; AWAITING APPROVAL BY UNIVERSITY CURRICULUM COMMITTEE.