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Cynthia Ruppel, Ph.D.
Professor of Information Technology Professor Cynthia Ruppel

”I am a proponent of teaching students to learn by themselves and to think and question. With the Internet and so much information in today's world, it is important to be able to determine both relevant and accurate information. With today's communications technologies, the world has become a 'smaller' place.”

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M.B.A. in Business Intelligence / Analytics

Information is the lifeblood of every company, as is the ability to identify, gather, extract, and analyze this raw data. Business intelligence uses a variety of software applications to transform these facts and figures into useful information that can then be used as a catalyst for constructive decision making, cutting costs, improving operations, and identifying new business opportunities. With an M.B.A. in Business Intelligence / Analytics, you will make an immediate and valuable contribution to any company, with exceptional proficiency in the science of business modeling, database systems, data warehousing, data mining, and benchmarking.

  • M.B.A. core courses offered weeknights, or during the day on the main campus, alternating weekends at select other campuses and online. The Business Intelligence / Analytics courses offered weeknights on the main campus and online.
  • Program can be completed in as little as 21 months.
  • Program begins five times annually with starts in August, October, January, March, and May.
  • Program offered in conjunction with NSU's College of Engineering and Computing.

For more information about the program, please contact:

The Office of Graduate Admissions
(954)262-5067
1-800-672-7223 ext. 25067
hcbeinfo@nova.edu

Total Credits: 39

M.B.A. Core Courses (21 total credits)

Business Intelligence / Analytics Concentration Courses
(18 total credits)
QNT 5470 Data Analytics for Management
MMIS 630 Database Management and Applications
MMIS 642 Data Warehousing
MMIS 643 Data Mining
MMIS 692 Capstone Project in Business Intelligence
QNT 5495 Advanced Data Analytics for Management
Current students: Please consult your Academic Advisor for program requirements or access SharkLink for your CAPP report. Program requirements are subject to change, and your Academic Advisor or CAPP report can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.

Because Master's level study extends knowledge and skills acquired in both the classroom and workplace, each of our programs of study assume prerequisite knowledge in selected content areas.

Master of Business Administration (all concentration areas)
  • Completion of the following undergraduate course sequence (B- or higher and for the foundation courses to transfer, the Bachelor’s degree has to have been completed/earned within 5 years from the date of graduation from your Bachelor's degree program):
    • Business or Corporate Finance
    • Financial Accounting
    • Statistics

Full-Time professionals are available to discuss the M.B.A. in Business Intelligence / Analytics curriculum with you in greater detail. Simply call 800.672.7223 Ext. 25168 or contact our Enrollment Services Staff.

Course Descriptions

Foundation Course Descriptions