The Bachelor of Science in Business Data Analytics (BDA) major is only open to students at the Hartford, Stamford, and Waterbury regional campuses. The objective of the BDA major is to provide a business degree with a special emphasis in the application of information technology to data analytics. An advisor approved focus is also possible based on the availability of courses.
Bachelor of Science Requirements
BDA majors are required to achieve a cumulative 2.0 grade point average for the total of all Operations and Information Management (OPIM) courses for which they have been registered at the University of Connecticut, excluding grades and credits for independent studies and field study internships.
In addition to the School of Business residence requirements for all majors, a BDA major must complete OPIM 3505, 3510, and 3511 in residence at the University of Connecticut. Education Abroad courses may not be used to meet this requirement.
Required Major Courses
In addition to the courses outlined in the Common Body of Knowledge and Capstone Requirements, BDA majors must take: BUSN 3003W, 3005; OPIM 3505, 3510, 3511; and three 3-credit 3000-4000 level School of Business electives.