Friday – August 23, 2019

Business Analyst (2019-2020)

Associate in Applied Science Degree
School of Business / Business, Management and Administration Career Cluster

Downtown Milwaukee Campus
Program Code: 10-102-1

For Information: 414-297-6395
Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 414-297-MATC

Overview — The Business Analyst program prepares you to work as a liaison among stakeholders in order to understand the structure, policies and operation of an organization.

Students use techniques to gather and analyze business requirements, using best practices and relevant technologies. Graduates will be prepared to function as liaisons with IT and subject matter experts, and be able to support a variety of industries.


Career Outlook — Opportunities for business analysts exist in a variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, retail, insurance and finance.

 

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Perform elicitation, validation, and analysis of requirements to meet a business need
  • Build relationships with stakeholders 
  • Demonstrate leadership throughout business analysis efforts
  • Demonstrate professional communication in a business environment
     

 

Admission Requirement

  • High school diploma or GED

 

Possible Careers
Business Analyst
Business Systems Analyst
Project Coordinator

Related Program
Business Management

 

Start Dates: August/January
Sixteen-week terms.
Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 

TECHNICAL STUDIES

 

Credits

 

( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students

   

(1)

  BADM-106

MS Office for Business Applications

3  

(1)

  BADM-134

Business Organization and
Management

3  
(1)
 
BNLST-121

Business Analyst Planning
and Monitoring

3  

(1)

  BNLST-122

Business Analyst Essentials

3  

(2)

  BADM-104

Business Statistics ‡

3  

(2)

  BNLST-123

Requirements of Life Cycle
Management

3  
(2)
 
BNLST-124

Elicitation Techniques

3  

(2)

  MGTDEV-189

Team Building and Problem-Solving

3  
(3)
 
BNLST-127

Requirements Analysis and Design

3  

(3)

  ITDEV-149

Data Reporting

3  

(3)

  MGTDEV-190

Leadership Development

3  

(4)

  BNLST-135

Business Analyst Strategy Analysis

3  

(4)

  BNLST-136

Business Analyst Solution Evaluation

3  

(4)

  BNLST-137

Business Analyst Internship ‡

1  

(4)

  BNLST-138

Business Analyst Capstone

3  

(4)

  MGTDEV-188

Project Management

3  

GENERAL STUDIES

   
   

ENG-151

Communication Skills 1 ‡

3

 
   

and ENG-152

Communication Skills 2 ‡

3

 
   

 

(or) ENG-201 and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course
 

   
   

MATH-123

Math With Business Applications ‡

3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series MATH course
 

   
   

PSYCH-199

Psychology of Human Relations

3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series PSYCH course
 

   
   

SOCSCI-103

Thinking Critically Creatively

3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series SOCSCI course

   


TOTAL CREDITS: 61

 


‡ Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

^ Counts toward earning the Food Service Assistant technical diploma.

For course descriptions, class times, locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.
 

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL STUDIES courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

 

Page updated April 2019.