Core Virtual Masters in Business Analytics Courses

You’ll study core courses through fall and winter before elevating your learning with electives at home or any of Hult’s global campuses.



Your program begins with a total immersion in Hult’s uniquely practical approach to education. This is when you’ll be introduced to the Hult DNA and the mindsets that will help every student succeed. You’ll start your first core course and learn more about your program journey, yourself, and your classmates through intensive workshops, lectures, and challenges. You’ll also be introduced to your professors, career coaches, and mentors who will guide you through your journey at Hult.

Sample topics

Core Courses

Introduction to Data Analytics

Key topics:

  • Spreadsheet Modeling & Data
  • Defining & Testing Hypotheses
  • Predicting Outcomes Using Regression

Collaboration & Teamwork

Key topics:

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Driving Productivity & Performance
  • Cross-Cultural Communication

Introduction to Python

Key topics:

  • Importing, Cleaning & Manipulating Data
  • Decision Structures & Boolean Logic
  • Generating Graphical Output

Advanced Data Analytics

Key topics:

  • Random Variables & Probability Models
  • Data for Comparisons
  • Multiple Regression Models

Text Analytics

Key topics:

  • Text Frequency Analysis & Plotting
  • Visualizing Text Data
  • Google API & Text APIs

Data Visualization

Key topics:

  • Data Visualization Design
  • Choosing Charts
  • Analysis Using KPIs

Introduction to R

Key topics:

  • Basic Data Mining in R
  • Frequency Histograms, Distributions & Visualization
  • Interactive Dashboard

Data Management & SQL

Key topics:

  • Database Management Systems
  • Making Your Data Useful
  • Structured Query Language

Data Optimization

Key topics:

  • Introduction to Optimization Models
  • Linear Programming Models
  • Decision Making in Uncertainty

Machine Learning

Key topics:

  • Supervised & Unsupervised Learning
  • Design & Analysis of Experiments
  • Business Applications



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