With the rise of machine learning and artificial intelligence, businesses are increasingly relying on data analytics to gain a competitive advantage. The business analytics major is designed to provide you the opportunity to learn and use cutting edge data management and analytics applications such as SQL, Tableau, Python, TensorFlow, R-Programming, Hadoop and much more to lead the integration of data insights into an organization’s strategic and operational decision making.
Human Resource Management
Learn how organizations position themselves to attract, develop, and retain the talent needed to succeed in the business marketplace. Courses in the major address current HR practices and also focus on specific topics such as staffing, training, total rewards, performance management, and the impact of HR strategy and analytics on firm performance. Elon’s HRM major fully aligns with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR curriculum standards and prepares students to obtain the SHRM-Certified Professional designation.
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project activities to meet project requirements. Elon’s Project Management major provides students with a strong foundation in a professionally recognized project management body of knowledge, opportunities for skill development as project managers, and experience with the tools and techniques essential to effective project work.