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Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence
Master of Business Administration

Graduate (Masters)

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​April 24, 2024
Virtual Information Session
 6:00 P.M. CST

Virtual Session

​May 22, 2024
Virtual Information Session
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Virtual Session

​June 26, 2024
Virtual Information Session
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Virtual Session

​July 24, 2024
Virtual Information Session
 6:00 P.M. CST

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Why Earn an MBA in Business Intelligence at UHD?

The Business Intelligence (BI) MBA at UHD is an innovative and practical program focusing on business data analytics and decision making skills. Top business leaders and executives from a variety of industries have contributed in building the program and in shaping the topics taught. UHD has cultivated their knowledge and expertise, creating a unique and innovative MBA program that will give graduates and their organizations a competitive advantage. 

Suitable Candidates for the Business Intelligence MBA Program:

An MBA in Business Intelligence (BI) is an advanced degree that focuses on using data analytical skills and tools to inform business decisions. Having an MBA in Business Intelligence can be valuable to candidates in almost any industry, including Marketing and Sales, Finance, International Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management, Economics, Information Systems, Esports, Healthcare and Management. Professionals seeking the credentials to enter the field or those seeking a career change will find multiple career options in a variety of industries.


The Skills and Topics Covered in the MBA in Business Intelligence Courses Include:

  • Essentials of data analytics and business intelligence techniques
  • Business data management and data visualization
  • Business intelligence models for decision support and optimization
  • Fundamentals of data mining and opinion mining techniques for business applications
  • Knowledge and skills in business intelligence strategy, business performance reporting, and enterprise performance management


To obtain an MBA degree with a Business Intelligence (BI) specialization, students are required to take 10 separate core courses in addition to the student's chosen concentration courses.

BI Concentration courses are offered in the evenings, one class every eight weeks, and can be completed over the span of 12 months.  Courses are also available in an online format. The courses include the following:

MBA 6391 Essentials of Business Intelligence 3
MBA 6392 Applied Data Management and Visualization  3
MBA 6393 Business Intelligence Modeling for Decision Support  3
MBA 6394 Data and Opinion Mining for Business Applications  3
MBA 6395 Business Intelligence Strategy and Performance  3
MBA 6102 Graduate Colloquium (required for all concentrations) 1
Total Hours   16

Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA Business Intelligence Concentrations.

The core courses are included in our soft-start and traditional MBA programs. The courses include the following:

MBA 6213 Management of Organizational Behavior 2
MBA 6211 Managerial Decision Making 2
MBA 6203 Managerial Accounting and Budgeting 2
MBA 6208 Marketing Management 2
MBA 6204 Managerial Finance 2
MBA 6205 Management of the Supply Chain 2
MBA 6207 Management of  Information Flows 2
MBA 6212 Managerial Economics 2
MBA 6202 Strategic Management 2
MBA 6216 Capstone  2
 Total Hours   20

Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA Core Course descriptions.

Please note that for some MBA candidates, leveling courses may be required.

Additional MBA Concentration Options

MBA in Accounting
MBA in Finance

MBA in Human Resources Management
MBA in International Business
MBA in Leadership
MBA in Project Management and Process Improvement
MBA in Sales Management and Business Development 
MBA in Supply Chain Management