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Overview

In the Applied Business Analytics program at Grand Canyon University , you have exposure to technological tools, gain computer knowledge, engage with databases and learn foundational analytics concepts. 

Education

The curriculum is designed to tap into and enhance your problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Graduates of this applied business analytics degree program are prepared to extract, analyze and interpret data to help support effective decision-making within data-driven business environments.

Learn to effectively communicate analytics-related information to multiple stakeholders and follow industry-specific laws, regulations and ethical practices. Key competencies include applying analytics techniques to make tactical business decisions, data mining to extract meaningful information, assessing data collection techniques, project management and effectively communicating complex analytics-derived information to stakeholders. 

Upon graduation, you will have the ability to apply statistical analysis and modeling to extract and transform data from large databases to enable effective business decision- making.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to computer technology
  • Business statistics
  • Databases
  • Data mining
  • IT project management
  • IT ethics
  • Introduction and advanced business analytics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission to Grand Canyon University (GCU) is based on your prior academic achievements. If you are interested in becoming a student at GCU, browse through our entry requirements to see if you qualify for admission. 
  • Admission requirements differ for applicants with a GED and those seeking entry into select majors. Refer to the University Policy Handbook for a complete list of admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8250 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    8250 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • Campus: $8,250 per semester 
  • Online: $449 per credit

Living costs for Phoenix

  • 900 - 1450 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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