Business Analytics (Course 15-2)
Bachelor of Science in Business Analytics
General Institute Requirements (GIRs)
The General Institute Requirements include a Communication Requirement that is integrated into both the HASS Requirement and the requirements of each major; see details below.
|Summary of Subject Requirements||Subjects|
|Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) Requirement; at least two of these subjects must be designated as communication-intensive (CI-H) to fulfill the Communication Requirement.||8|
|Restricted Electives in Science and Technology (REST) Requirement [can be satisfied by 15.053 and 6.0001/6.0002 in the Departmental Program]||2|
|Laboratory Requirement (12 units) [can be satisfied by 6.01, 6.02, 14.32, or 15.075[J] in the Departmental Program]||1|
|Total GIR Subjects Required for SB Degree||17|
|Physical Education Requirement|
|Swimming requirement, plus four physical education courses for eight points.|
Choose at least two subjects in the major that are designated as communication-intensive (CI-M) to fulfill the Communication Requirement.
|6.0001||Introduction to Computer Science Programming in Python 1||6|
|6.036||Introduction to Machine Learning||12|
|15.053||Optimization Methods in Business Analytics||12|
|15.276||Communicating with Data (CI-M)||12|
|15.312||Organizational Processes for Business Analytics (CI-M)||12|
|15.780||Stochastic Models in Business Analytics||12|
|Select one of the following:||6-12|
|Introduction to Computational Thinking and Data Science 1|
|Introduction to EECS via Robotics|
|Introduction to EECS via Communication Networks|
|Select one of the following:||12|
|Introduction to Statistical Methods in Economics|
|Introduction to Applied Probability|
|Probability and Random Variables|
|Select one of the following:||12|
|Econometric Data Science 2|
|Statistical Thinking and Data Analysis|
|Fundamentals of Statistics|
|Select five subjects from the lists below. At least three of the subjects must be from Course 15. 3, 4||48-60|
|Units in Major||144-162|
|Units in Unrestricted Electives||48-66|
|Units in Major That Also Satisfy the GIRs||(24-36)|
|Total Units Beyond the GIRs Required for SB Degree||180-186|
The units for any subject that counts as one of the 17 GIR subjects cannot also be counted as units required beyond the GIRs.
14.32 can count as a Required Subject or as a Restricted Elective, but not both.
Two six-unit subjects count as one elective.
Consult the Sloan Office of Undergraduate Education regarding additional options.
|Select three to five of the following:|
|15.0251||Game Theory for Strategic Advantage 1||9|
|15.0341||Econometrics for Managers: Correlation and Causality in a Big Data World||9|
|15.0621||Data Mining: Finding the Models and Predictions that Create Value||6|
|15.0711||The Analytics Edge||12|
|15.0741||Predictive Data Analytics and Statistical Modeling 1||9|
|15.7611||Introduction to Operations Management||9|
|15.772[J]||D-Lab: Supply Chains||12|
|15.874[J]||People and the Planet: Environmental Governance and Science||9|
|Select up to two of the following:|
|1.022||Introduction to Network Models 1||12|
|1.041||Transportation Systems Modeling 1||12|
|6.050[J]||Information, Entropy, and Computation||9|
|9.40||Introduction to Neural Computation 1||12|
|9.66[J]||Computational Cognitive Science||12|
|14.12||Economic Applications of Game Theory 1||12|
|14.32||Econometric Data Science 2||12|
Subject has prerequisites that are outside of the program.
14.32 can count as a Required Subject or as a Resricted Elective, but not both.