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Applied Business Analytics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 105 days
    Duration
, AZ, | Online
The Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics is oriented toward students who have a business mindset and propensity for data and analytics. Acquire data skills that relate to working with datasets to find meaning, along with analytics skills that comprise of defining and implementing models to gain insight into predicting what might happen or recommending a course of action(s).

About

In this program, you have exposure to technological tools, gain computer knowledge, engage with databases and learn foundational analytics concepts. 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 Full-time
    • Full-time duration 105 days
    • Duration description
      Online: 7 weeks Campus: 15 weeks
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

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

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
  • National

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
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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.

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