Data Analytics

The growing field of data analytics is widely recognized as a body of knowledge and skills that is important in almost every employment sector. Ave Maria University offers the Data Analytics Minor as a job-oriented offering in a high-demand skill area. In a field that is constantly changing, the best way to learn is by doing. Moreover, employers are more interested in accomplishments than in labels.  Students should have skills and understanding to begin their own analytical projects they will not only stay up on the latest developments in the field but also tailor their learning to primary field related work.  This minor is open to students from any major.

Required Courses

DATA 115 Foundations of Data Analytics (2 credits or 4 credits)
DATA 201 Data Visualization and Business Intelligence
DATA 220 Data Management
DATA 270 Introduction to Descriptive Analytics
DATA 290 Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
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