Predict outcomes from datasets with this data mining degree

Master of Business Administration - Data Mining and Visualization Concentration (39 credits)

Gain the skills and knowledge required to earn coveted and in-demand jobs in data analytics with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in data mining and visualization from Davenport University. Learn from industry-experienced faculty who will help you develop the skills you need to analyze large datasets to discover meaningful trends, determine outcomes and solve real-world challenges. 

The data mining and data visualization degree is offered at Davenport's W.A. Lettinga Campus and is available to anyone interested in an advanced degree in data analytics — no data analytics degree or background required. All courses in the data mining degree concentration can be applied to Davenport's master of data analytics program.

What is analytics in business? 

By understanding and using business analytics, companies and organizations can make better business decisions. Business analytics, which includes data mining, helps businesses sort through datasets to identify trends and establish relationships. Another important component of business analytics is data visualization, which provides visual representations, such as charts and graphs, for better data analysis. 

Through data analytics courses and hands-on learning opportunities led by Davenport professors who are data scientists and data analysts, you’ll become proficient in data mining and visualization and be ready to take on jobs in business analytics.  

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Why earn a degree in data analytics at Davenport University?

With this MBA with a data mining and visualization concentration from Davenport, you'll be well prepared for in-demand jobs in business analytics. You'll have hands-on experiences in the classroom, such as conducting data mining projects, generating data visualization products and building data dashboards and automated reports. Through this degree in data analytics, you’ll also build competency in data mining and visualization through internships that can prepare you for a variety of jobs in data analytics. 

Experience the Davenport difference:

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Learn from experts

Learn from faculty in the data mining degree program who have both advanced degrees and experience in jobs in data analytics. 


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Focused curriculum

Develop expertise in these main areas: data analytics, predictive analysis, data mining and data visualization, and communication. 


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IACBE accredited

Earn a degree in data analytics that is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). 


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Flexible data analytics courses

Manage your data mining degree studies with your busy life with Davenport University's flexible 100% online data analytics courses.


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100% rate of employment

Find jobs in business analytics through a degree in data analytics that boasts a 100% rate of employment for Davenport graduates.


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No degree in data analytics required

Enroll in Davenport’s MBA in data mining with or without a background or degree in data analytics. No GRE or GMAT required. 


Get started on your data mining and visualization concentration

Take the next step toward earning your data mining and data visualization degree at Davenport University. 

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Additional Resources

Some programs require a student to complete a portion of their degree plan off-campus. 
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