Academic Program Proposal

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Bowie State University
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Bachelor of Science (B.S.)New Area of Concentration (A.o.C.) in Data Analytics 10/7/2020Approved11/24/2020
New Area of Concentration (A.o.C.) in Data Analytics Program Description
The proposed area of concentration in Data Analytics (AOC-DA) within the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program aims to educate and train undergraduate students in Data Analytics. The proposed concentration focuses on teaching data management and data analytic applications for problem solving and decision support using information technology. <br> <br>The Business Administration program with a concentration in Data Analytics will have 51 credits as business core requirements, 24 credits as Data Analytics concentration requirements, and a required capstone course.&nbsp; The College of Business, Management Information Systems (MIS) Department will provide oversite for the concentration.