Center for Business Analytics

Analytics Symposium Certificates & Programs

Business Analytics refers to the skills, processes, technologies and systems that help organizations drive better decisions by gaining insight into past performance and using data to predict future outcomes. The intention of our center is to provide a teaching and research center for data informed responsible decision making for achieving organizational goals, with specific focus.

READY TO START THINKING BIG?

Our opportunities to master this advantageous field include:

  • Undergraduate major in Business Analytics
  • DataFest National Undergraduate Data Analytics Competition
  • Business Analytics Symposium
  • Executive Master of Business Administration with a concentration on Business Analytics
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
  • Online Business Analytics Certificate

Whether you’re deciding which college to attend or are mid-career, we have the programs you need to rise above the competition. Read on and enroll today.

OPENING DOORS FOR THE AMBITIOUS

Loras College is dedicated to providing the educational opportunities that prepare individuals to be top performers in both traditional and cutting-edge fields.

This commitment has led to the development of our Center for Business Analytics, the region’s leading institution focused on professional and organizational enhancement through the use of data science and analytic techniques. The intention of our center is to provide a teaching and research center for data informed responsible decision making for achieving organizational goals, with specific focus on a variety of sectors.  Below are just a few.

  • Supply Chain Management / Manufacturing
  • Health Care
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Sports Analytics
  • The “Data Poor” undeserved populations for which data is not systematically collected or utilized

The Center will collect, assemble, document and distribute data sets for educational use and students will have the opportunity to become familiar with data relevant to these sectors and faculty will be able to use it extensively in their classrooms and students will also be provided internship opportunities through both undergraduate and graduate studies.

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Loras College first in Iowa to host DataFest April 13-15
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National competition brings together data science community DUBUQUE, Iowa – Loras College, a Catholic liberal arts college, will be the first college in Iowa…

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Loras College launches hybrid Executive MBA in Business Analytics degree
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DUBUQUE, Iowa – Loras College, Iowa’s first college, has launched its new hybrid Executive Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics degree. The program…

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Heartland Financial USA, Inc. and Rockwell Collins, Inc. earn Loras College Business Analytics Innovation Award
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The Center for Business Analytics at Loras College recognized Heartland Financial USA, Inc. and Rockwell Collins, Inc. as 2017 Business Analytics Innovation Award recipients for demonstrating excellence through their use of analytics to better serve their company and customers.

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Loras College to host Analytics in Action on April 6
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DUBUQUE, Iowa – Loras College will host its fifth annual Business Analytics Symposium, the largest of its kind in Iowa, from 9 a.m. to…

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