Data Analytics & Visualization
How can modern data management approaches and technology be used to empower workers, raise awareness and ensure that decisions align with both the strategic objectives and obligations of organizations? In this course, students will learn to develop Excel-based analytical tools, informational frameworks and visual interfaces for improving resource-usage and process effectiveness in support of these issues. They will become acquainted with data acquisition, cleaning, filtering, structuring (in the form of optimization and simulation modeling) as well as prescription and practical conveyance. In doing so, students will gain the technical skills and integrated multi-application competency needed to lead cutting edge analytical projects.