What is Business Analytics?
By Helen S. Lee
Business Analytics involves the use of quantitative tools and statistical methods on data to better understand an organization’s outcomes and the factors influencing them. Often Business Analytics includes building models and methodologies that use past data to predict future outcomes. Business Analysts then use data learnings to develop strategic recommendations to improve an organization’s processes and operations. While doing so, Business Analysts work with different departments and levels across an organization. Working as an integral team member, Business Analysts help implement the strategic changes developed from these data learnings.
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|School Name||Level||Program||More Info|
|Georgetown University||Master||Master of Science in Business Analytics||Website|
|Johns Hopkins||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics and Policy||Website|
|George Mason University||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics Engineering||Website|
|Utica College||Master||Online MS in Data Science||Website|
|Capella University||Bachelor||B.S. in Data Analytics||Website|
|Southern New Hampshire University||Bachelor||B.S. in Data Analytics||Website|
|Scranton University||Master||Online MS in Business Analytics||Website|
|Drake University||Master||Online Master of Data Analytics||Website|
|Northern Illinois University||Master||Online Master of Science in Data Analytics||Website|