Big Data Analytics (AS Degree S0845)

Business Division
Degree S0845

The A.S. Degree in Big Data Analytics for Business is designed for returning CIS, business, marketing, and data analytics professionals with industry experience or students who have completed CIS courses. The degree offers a balanced set of classes that provides students with the knowledge and skills to obtain jobs in the areas of data science, data analysis, big data and data mining. Students will learn how to make business decisions based upon the analysis of large amounts of data. Students will learn about processing, integrating, modeling, mining, and analytics related to big data. Students will use frameworks, tools, services, and programming languages to analyze data. 

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
CISB 11Computer Information Systems3.5
CISD 41Introduction to Data Science3.5
CISD 42Big Data Integration and Processing3.5
CISD 43Big Data Modeling and Analysis3.5
CISP 71Programming in Python3
CISP 71LProgramming in Python Laboratory0.5
MATH 110Elementary Statistics3
or MATH 110H Elementary Statistics - Honors
Choose two of the following options:3.5
Database Management - Microsoft SQL Server
Database Management - Microsoft SQL Server Laboratory
Database Management - Oracle
Database Management - Oracle Laboratory
Total Units24

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