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Business Analytics

High student demand
$57k-$91k starting salary
28% industry growth
Add a portfolio-building Business Analytics program to increase enrollment and improve graduate ROI

Add this hands-on Business Analytics program to produce valuable job outcomes for your students.

Rize courses are structured around real-world data problems from start to finish which teach hard skills, but also demonstrate those skills and higher level knowledge in the way hiring managers like to see.

Data Analytics student works at a laptop

97% of companies are investing in their data.
High-paying jobs are growing.
Students want in.

Open jobs in
Business Analytics
Starting salary range in data analytics careers
Industry growth rate over
the next 7 years

What makes the Rize Business Analytics program attractive to prospective students

CFP Real World Projects
Flexible Schedules CFP Rize Education
Build Financial CFP Rize Education

Professional & Academic Experts

Dr. Charles Severance
University of Michigan
Greg Edwards data scientist Rize Education curriculum expert
Gregory Edwards
Rize Education
Harvard University, University of London
Mala Sarat Chandra
Sun Microsystems, Microsoft,
University of Washington

Rize programs leverage the courses you already have:

Our Academic Partners will work directly with you to build a unique program leveraging and integrating courses you already have in your catalog.
A potential Business Analytics degree could look like this:
Example courses from your institution
CS Programming Core (for colleges without a CS core, these courses are also available thru Rize)
Courses from Rize
Foundations of Data Analytics I
Foundations of Data Analytics II
Business Analytics I
Business Analytics II
Business Analytics Practicum
Courses and curriculum

Business Analytics course descriptions

You can launch this Business Analytics program by adding 5 Rize courses to your existing catalog, enabling you to market a Business Analytics degree to prospective students in as little as one semester. Expand below to read the course descriptions.

DAM I - Foundations of Data Analytics I

In an increasingly data-driven world, everyone should be able to understand the numbers that govern our lives. Whether or not you want to work as a data analyst, being “data literate” will help you in your chosen field. In this course, you’ll learn the core concepts of inference and data analysis by working with real data. By the end of the term, you’ll be able to analyze large datasets and present your results.

DAM II - Foundations of Data Analytics II

This course is intended as a continuation of Foundations of Data Analytics I. In this course, you’ll learn how Data Analytics are applied within the workforce. Particular attention will be paid to the role of the Data Scientist or Analyst, machine learning and the applications of Big Data. By the end of the term, you will be able to design and execute a range of data-driven experiments.

BAM I - Business Analytics I

This course focuses on using the most common business analytics tools in the industry. Students will build foundational skills in SQL and Tableau to extract, analyze, and visualize data. Students will also dive into database design, hypothesis testing, and the nuances of big data in the business landscape.

BAM II - Business Analytics II

In this course, students will build on their knowledge of business analytics tools by learning advanced SQL and Tableau skills and predictive modeling. This course is oriented around business case studies to apply this newfound knowledge to real-world scenarios.

BAM III - Business Analytics Practicum

In this capstone course, students engage in a hands-on business analytics project, tackling a real-world data problem from start to finish. This immersive experience equips students with the skills needed for their future roles as analysts, with a special focus on honing job interview skills and communicating findings to stakeholders. Students will also learn how to build a portfolio for their job search.

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Students give these courses rave reviews

“The projects we had to do were very motivating… It sparked interest in me, got the light going in my brain - I loved doing the projects!”
Cole B.
Walsh University
“Rize has given me an opportunity to add something to my degree. Something that I wanted to find at my school but wasn’t there.”
Chisunta C.
Albertus Magnus College
“Class experience is amazing!”
Mary D.
Mary Baldwin University
“It’s helped me know what I want to do in my career because of how immersive the assignments are.”
Jacob J.
Lasell University
“Even though everything was online… it still felt like the same kind of small classroom that I really enjoy, and that’s why I chose my college - so I kinda got that same experience even thru the computer.”
Summer R.
Lasell University
"One of the things I liked about [it] was getting to meet new people from different colleges and getting to hear new experiences and opinions."
Kara B.
Lasell University

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