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Decision Analytics (BA) For Adult Students

Decision Analytics (BA)
For Adult Students
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Build skills in emerging, in-demand data analysis

DePaul’s Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree program in Decision Analytics combines interdisciplinary studies around the collection, analysis and communication of complex and dynamic data sets.

The data analytics degree program is designed for working adult students who can fulfill program requirements by demonstrating what they already know from work and other life experiences.

Through our data analytics degree program, you will learn how to: apply critical reasoning to both qualitative and quantitative data in context; explore new technologies; particularly database; statistical and visualization software; and better understand the organization from a systems perspective.

Online Degree Options

For years now, the rapid advance of technology has driven an explosion of data. Making sense of these diverse and massive data sets is key to organizational success across almost every industry. The Decision Analytics BA from DePaul’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) is a perfect way to forge a rewarding career in this exciting field. Here, you’ll learn to leverage quantitative and qualitative data for strategy development and decision making, bringing advanced data gathering, analysis and communication skills to enhance your value in the marketplace.

This is an online degree designed for adults like you, offering the flexibility to attend class in real time or on your time. And with a generous credit transfer policy and the option to earn academic credit for life and career experience, you could earn your degree in as little as two years.



  • Advanced Data Analysis
  • Computer Science
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Data Mining
  • Database Programming
  • Descriptive Analytics
  • Organization Intelligence
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Quantitative Methods in Marketing
  • Strategic Tools for Marketers
  • Text Analytics


  • General
  • Computing

Career Options

Common Career Areas

  • Data analysis
  • Statistics
  • Predictive analytics
  • Strategic marketing

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