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Master of Business Administration - Data Mining and Visualization Concentration, MBA
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MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - DATA MINING AND VISUALIZATION CONCENTRATION  •  39 CREDITS  •  BA DMGV MBA

Data Analytics analyzes vast databases that must be examined using complex algorithms and artificial intelligence to identify previously unidentified useful sets of relationships and trends.  The Data Mining and Visualization concentration is delivered jointly by the College of Arts and Sciences in partnership with the College of Business. The concentration is online and prepares individuals to conduct data mining projects, generate data visualization products, and build data dashboards and automated reports. The concentration uses industry standard software in practical applications directly related to current trends and issues that impacts organizations across a broad spectrum. Course progression and content is carefully formulated to build competency in data mining and visualization for students from a broad range of disciplines and experiences, including those who are new to the field.

*DATA courses are only offered in a 15-week online format.

MBA CURRICULUM
Davenport University’s 39 credit MBA program is designed for those early in their business careers and entrepreneurial endeavors, and those mid to senior-level managers looking to sharpen their professional skills. The student will complete a set of core requirements prior to proceeding to concentration courses. 

Foundations of Business Requirements

All students admitted into the Davenport University 39 credit MBA are expected to have the necessary business foundations prior to entering the 600-level courses. Students without an earned grade of C or better within the last eight years in undergraduate course work in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing and statistics will be required to take these foundational business (500-level) courses.

Students who have a 2.75 cumulative GPA in a bachelor’s degree in business or a business related field will not be required to complete the Foundations of Business courses. 

Foundation courses for non-business undergraduate majors:

ACCT510     Fundamentals of Accounting Principles and Concepts
BUSN520     Management and Marketing
FINC510     Foundations of Financial Management
STAT500     Statistics for Business

Which class should I take? When should I take it?
2018-2019 Recommended Program Sequence for: MBA - Data Mining and Visualization and printable pdf download

Core Courses24 cr.
ACCT640Managerial Accounting3 cr.
DATA610Essentials of Business Analytics3 cr.
ECON625Managerial Economics3 cr.
FINC620Corporate Finance3 cr.
LEGL710Ethical and Legal Framework for 21st Century Business3 cr.
MGMT653Leading Organizations3 cr.
MGMT757Operations and Supply Chain Management3 cr.
MKTG610Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Concentration Courses12 cr.
DATA625Data Mining3 cr.
DATA667Data Visualization and Communication3 cr.
DATA710Introduction to R Programming3 cr.
DATA728Advanced Data Mining3 cr.
Capstone3 cr.
CAPS794Business Integration Capstone3 cr.