Farmer School of Business exterior in the fall. Large building with clock tower and pillars over the entrance surrounded by trees turning orange.

ISA Analytics Track

Analytics describes the extensive use of data to guide evidence-based decision-making. This field has emerged during a time when massively large data sets are being collected throughout society. Analytics lives at the junction between numerous traditional disciplines including information systems and statistics.

This program will provide a framework for thinking about the collection and use of so-called "big data" and students will develop skills for handling structured and unstructured data sets and for developing models to predict behavior in data-rich environments. The anayltics track is truly interdisciplinary and provides a framework for thinking about the collection and use of data that will complement the pursuit of any major across the university.

Skills

  • Learn a framework for thinking about the collection and use of "big data"
  • Handle structured and unstructured data sets
  • Develop models to predict behavior in data-rich environments

Top Employers

  • PwC
  • Abercrombie & Fitch
  • EY 
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Amazon
  • Insight Global
  • American Greetings
  • Target
  • Key Bank
  • 84'51
  • IBM

Career Opportunities

  • Analytics Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Data Scientist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Research Associate
  • Statistician