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Analytics Competency
Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) Core Competency

Analytics is the discovery, interpretation and communication of meaningful patterns of data. The MSBA degree will build your skills in core statistical and computational techniques such as data modeling, databases, regression, data mining, machine learning and operations research methods.


 • 441 – Statistical Exploration and Reasoning (2 units)
 • 442 – Advanced Statistics (2 units)
 • 452 – Machine Learning (3 units)
 • 443 – Analytic Decision Making (3 units)
 • 453 – Application Domains (3 units)


“The business analytics program at UC Davis will fill the shoes of future top executives in industry.”

⎯ Don Dini, Principle Data Scientist, AT&T
⎯ Rishiraj Pravahan, Principal Data Scientist, AT&T

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