From Seattle University's 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog.
The Business Analytics (BUAN) major is for those who have an interest in identifying complex business problems in terms of analytical models, developing solutions that achieve stated objectives, and translating the results into recommendations for effective courses of action. Our graduates will be knowledgeable regarding business practices, language, and strategies so as to be able to understand problem situations well and quickly, and communicate their findings effectively to senior management. BUAN is an excellent major to pair with other Business Administration majors.
BUAN majors will work toward learning the following skills:
Students will use a number of different computing software programs including, but not restricted to: