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    business analyst


      Program Number: 10-102-1
      School Year: 2019-2020
      Associate of Applied Science Degree
      Campus: Online
      This program is eligible for financial aid
      FLEx Degree

      Program Description

      The Business Analyst program will prepare students to work as liaisons 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 able to support a variety of business, including health care, manufacturing, insurance and finance. 

      Approximate Costs

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 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

      Visit the Admissions Page for details


      Semester 1
      102-132Business Analyst Planning and Monitoring3
      102-134Business Analyst Essentials3
      103-159**Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
      801-136English Composition 13
      804-1xxMathematics Course3
      890-101**College 1012
      Semester 2
      102-136Elicitation Techniques3
      102-138Requirements Life Cycle Management3
      196-189Team Building and Problem Solving3
      801-1xxCommunication Course3
      809-1xxSocial Science Course3
      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
      Semester 4
      101-184Principles of Accounting3
      102-144Business Analyst Strategy Analysis3
      102-146Business Analyst Solution Evaluation3
      152-105Relational Databases3
      809-1xxBehavioral Science Course3
      Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements63

      Institutional Requirements

      ** The credits for 103-159 Computer Literacy-Microsoft Office and 890-101 College 101 are Institutional Requirements for graduation.

      Program Guide

      For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

      Transfer Opportunities

      Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

      Additional Information

      *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

      For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.