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Bachelor of Science in Business Data Analytics

Careers Path in Business Data Analytics (BDAN)

Business Data Analytics (BDAN) is one of today's fastest-growing management fields. The WKU BDAN degree offers a strong applied managerial focus with a broad background in contemporary business topics. Students develop strong professional skills with an emphasis on the strategic use of information technology to better manage an organization or company. BDAN majors will learn how to collect and analyze customer, production, operational, and market data to improve decision making and enhance the quality of their company's products and services. BI graduates enjoy a variety of employment options upon graduation. Some of the targeted positions advertised in the region include:


Database Administrator




  • Account Manager
  • Budget Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Information Manager
  • Business Intelligence Specialist
  • Claims/Adjustments Supervisor
  • Clinical Quality
  • Corporate Buyer
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Cost Analyst
  • Customer Intelligence Analyst
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Data Security Analyst
  • Scheduling Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Distribution Center Manager
  • Estimator Financial Analyst
  • General Manager
  • Governmental Program Analyst
  • Health Informatics Officer
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Analyst Healthcare Business
  • Manager Hospital
  • Manager Information Architect
  • Inventory Planning/ Controller
  • Loan Administrator
  • Management Analyst
  • Managerial Forecaster
  • Data Warehouse Manager 
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Operations Manager
  • Operations Planner/Analyst
  • Plant Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Quality Assurance Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Services Manager
  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Technical Support Manager
  • Technology Support
  • Transportation Manager
  • Web Designer/E-Commerce Manager
Western Kentucky University
 Department of Information Systems 
1906 College Heights Blvd, #21058
 Bowling Green, KY 42101-1058
 Phone: 270.745.5408

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 Last Modified 6/29/16