Business Analyst

Program Number: 10-102-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Online
This program is eligible for financial aid

Take your communication and analytical skills to the next level with a Business Analyst associate degree from Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

The online Business Analyst program at Moraine Park prepares students to decipher organization structure, policies and operation through collaborating and building relationships among stakeholders.

Business analysts are change agents or liaisons that create value by identifying business needs and recommending solutions that produce better business outcomes.

What You’ll Learn

Students in the Business Analyst program are trained to carry out strategy analysis and solution evaluation to assess performance and value. The business analyst coursework prepares students to meet the demands of a fast-paced, data-driven world.

Graduates can support a variety of businesses, including health care, manufacturing, insurance and finance. 

Approximate Costs
Program Outcomes
Career Opportunities
Admission Process
Transfer Opportunities
Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Program Outcomes
  • Apply mathematical concepts
  • Demonstrate the ability to think critically
  • Demonstrate the ability to value self and work ethically with others in a diverse population
  • Use technology effectively
  • Make decisions that incorporate the importance of sustainability
Career Opportunities
  • Business Analyst
  • Operations Research Analyst
  • IT Project Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
Admission Process

Standard Admissions steps details

    Transfer Opportunities
    1. Transfer in prior college work or get a free transcript review. Start here.
    2. Transfer a Moraine Park degree to earn a bachelor’s – learn more.
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    Semester 1
    102-132Business Analyst Planning and Monitoring3
    102-134Business Analyst Essentials3
    103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    801-136English Composition 13
    804-1xxMathematics Course3
    890-101College 1012
    Total 15
    Semester 2
    102-136Elicitation Techniques3
    102-138Requirements Life Cycle Management3
    196-189Team Building and Problem Solving3
    801-1xxCommunication Course3
    809-1xxSocial Science Course3
    Total 15
    Semester 3
    101-138Data Management, Analysis and Reporting3
    102-140Business Analyst Software Applications3
    102-142Requirements Analysis and Design3
    196-188Project Management3
    196-190Leadership Development3
    801-197Technical Reporting3
    Total 18
    Semester 4
    101-184Principles of Accounting3
    102-144Business Analyst Strategy Analysis3
    102-146Business Analyst Solution Evaluation3
    152-105Relational Databases3
    809-1xxBehavioral Science Course3
    Total 15
    Total Credits63