A required course in the Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing Specialized Studies Program.
Learn how to make better business decisions, use fewer resources, and improve your company's bottom line by developing and using a data warehouse. This course provides an overview of business intelligence and data warehousing and gives you a look at all the major facets of developing and using a data warehouse to make effective business decisions. Students will work on a single project to develop a comprehensive project plan and business case for a data warehouse including how to develop a dimensional model, a data staging process, and a data access process. Additional topics will include information on careers working with business intelligence and data warehousing as well as the educational requirements for this field.