The increasing importance of data and analytics has changed the field of accounting and Huskies are responding to the need.
Upgrade Your Accounting Degree with a Data Analytics Concentration
Companies of all sizes collect data from technology sources including apps, social media, wearable technology, and GPS. To make strategic decisions, business leaders rely on data analytics to help uncover patterns or trends. Leading industry experts advise that proficiency with data and analytics is now a requirement for accountants.
This 18-credit concentration leverages accounting, information systems, and math coursework to help accounting students become specialists in:
- Analytical methods
- Data cleaning
- Scenario analysis
- Statistical methods
- Statistical programming
- System design
No. 6accounting program in the state, ranked by College Factual
92%placement rate for accounting graduates
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"The accounting industry is changing dramatically and rapidly. The concentration in data analytics helps prepare students for tomorrow's needs."