Hone your analytical and critical thinking skills with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Intelligence.
Business intelligence analysts provide valuable data collection and analysis services for companies across the globe. The need for experienced professionals who can provide timely, actionable insights using data mining tools and modeling concepts has outpaced available workers, making this field highly desirable to motivated individuals. Students who complete the Business Intelligence program will graduate ready to fill this growing need, armed with the in-demand, hands on skills required to find success in the field.
You’ll also leave here with the skills to communicate effectively, articulate your career preparation confidently and collaborate with others meaningfully. And in all things, we’ll help you work toward becoming a capable and trusted disciple of Jesus Christ. So whatever you do, you’ll be prepared to be the best you possible.
HOW AN ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE (AAS) DEGREE WORKS
If your goal is to gain the skills to go right to work, an AAS degree in Business Intelligence could be the right fit. This 2-year degree provides you with the in-demand, hands-on skills to get a good-paying job quickly.
The AAS degree is not designed to transfer, although many of the course credits may be accepted by other institutions. It’s designed to prepare you for an entry-level position in a specific field, with no further education required to succeed.
DON'T FORGET TO PLAN YOUR COURSES
Have you laid out your course sequencing yet? It’s essential that you meet with your success advisor first thing to ensure that you stay on track. Accumulating too many credits will not only affect your eligibility for financial aid, but also your ability to transfer to another school. So don’t wait. Set yourself up for success by mapping out your required courses from the beginning. You can reach your success advisor through the Student Success Center at email@example.com or 801-524-8151.
M.S., Computer Information Systems, Security, Boston University, 2016; B.S., Computer Science, Systems Integration, Weber State University, 2007
Troy joined the IT faculty team in 2017, after working in various senior and management level positions in the IT industry. Troy brings a level of passion, engagement, and a unique perspective to help students realize success in their technology and lifelong learning endeavors.
Program Chair - Digital Marketing
M.B.A., Business Administration, University of Utah, 2012
Nelson became the Digital Marketing Program Chair in 2017 after a year as an adjunct professor at Ensign College and a decade in IT and Marketing leadership roles. A believer in lifelong learning, Nelson has a reputation for developing fun and highly productive cultures wherever he goes.