Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurial Analytics

About

In the Entrepreneurial Analytics Program, you’ll build rigorous analytical skills with a strong foundation in entrepreneurship, new venture creation, and value proposition design. You’ll learn how to analyze data in a variety of forms. You’ll gain experience interpreting findings to help guide decision-making and organizational development. Some of the analytical skills you’ll develop include:

  • programming
  • information systems
  • applied statistics
  • data analysis
  • qualitative data analysis
  • data visualization

Our goal is to prepare you to apply analytical skills, lead new product or service launch initiatives, or work in entrepreneurial companies that are either in the capital raising or in early growth phases of their life-cycles. The career field is growing and we want to help you qualify for new positions available!

Questions?

We’re here to help! Reach out to Lane Hopkins at lhopkins@ewu.edu or 509.359.2345 for more information.

Curriculum & Requirements

Entrepreneurial Analytics Major, Bachelor of Science (BS)

Program prerequisites to be completed before declaring into this major: ENGL 201 or equivalent English proficiency, MATH 142 or MATH 161/HONS 161 or equivalent math proficiency, CSCD 210 or CSCD 211 and MISC 311.

Required Decision Science Courses
DSCI 245BUSINESS STATISTICS 14
DSCI 346BUSINESS STATISTICS 24
DSCI 352MIXED RESEARCH METHODS, SECURITY AND ETHICS FOR ANALYTICS4
DSCI 353DATA MANAGEMENT, CLEANING AND IMPUTATION4
DSCI 445OPTIMIZATION VIA MANAGEMENT SCIENCE4
DSCI 450DATA VISUALIZATION4
Required Entrepreneurship Courses
ENTP 388LEARNING FROM OTHERS: ENTREPRENEURIAL CASE ANALYSIS4
ENTP 411FINDING AND EVALUATING OPPORTUNITIES4
ENTP 412BUSINESS MODEL DESIGN4
Required Management Information Systems Courses
MISC 373BUSINESS DATABASE APPLICATIONS4
MISC 374SPREADSHEET MODELING FOR BUSINESS APPLICATIONS4
MISC 485ADVANCED DATABASE APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT4
Electives–choose at least three from the following, or see your department advisor for other approved options12
DATA STRUCTURES
ALGORITHMS
RANDOMIZED ALGORITHMS AND PROBABILISTIC ANALYSIS
LEADERSHIP, INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY
PUBLIC RELATIONS IN BUSINESS AND FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP
BUSINESS FORECASTING
DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS
BUSINESS SIMULATION
MULTIVARIATE DATA ANALYSIS
SEMINAR (variable credit course)
SEMINAR
BUSINESS STARTUP RESEARCH
BUSINESS FEASIBILITY: PLAN AND PITCH
ENTREPRENEURIAL AND SMALL BUSINESS FINANCE
BUSINESS APPLICATIONS PROGRAM DESIGN
DATA COMMUNICATION AND NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS
INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT
DIGITAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Required Capstone
DSCI 490ANALYTICS SENIOR CAPSTONE 4
Total Credits64

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