Part-Time MSBA Program upcoming courses

View the newly announced three-year course plan for the Business Analytics Certificate and Master of Science in Business Analytics – Professional programs.

Fall 2019

There will be no classes on Labor Day. All classes begin at 6:00 pm and end at 9:40 pm. 

Location Course/Section Instructor Schedule
Des Moines Data Programming in Python
MSCI:6040:0EXA
Jeffrey Hendricks Tuesdays
8/27 - 11/5
Des Moines Data Management and Visual Analytics
MSCI:6050:0EXA
Patrick Fan

Tuesdays
8/27 - 11/5

Des Moines Data Programming in R
MSCI:6060:0EXA
Adam Meeker Thursdays
8/29 - 11/7
Des Moines Big Data Mgmt & Analytics
MSCI:6110:0EXA
Master's students only
Xun Zhou Thursdays
8/29 - 11/7
Des Moines Financial Analytics
MSCI:6150:0EXA
Master's students only
Dirk Hugen Wednesdays
8/28 - 11/6
Des Moines Contemporary Topics in Analytics: Agile Project Management
MSCI:9010:EXD
Wayne Kaul

November 14 - December 14
In person-class sessions:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Nov. 14-16: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm,
Friday, Saturday, Dec. 13-14: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Des Moines Data And Decisions (formerly Business Analytics)
MSCI:9100:0EXA
Dirk Hugen Mondays
8/26 - 11/11 (No class Labor Day)
Cedar Rapids Data Programming in Python
MSCI:6040:0EXB
Master's students only
Kang Pyo Lee Mondays
8/26 - 11/11 (No class Labor Day)
Cedar Rapids Data And Decisions (formerly Business Analytics)
MSCI:9100:0EXB
Ben Margolin Wednesdays
8/28 - 11/6
Cedar Rapids Analytics Experience
MSCI:6120:0EXB
Master's students only
Kristy Walker Tuesdays
8/27 - 11/5
Quad Cities Data And Decisions (formerly Business Analytics)
MSCI:9100:0EXF
Adam Meeker Tuesdays
8/27 - 11/5
Quad Cities Analytics Experience
MSCI:6120:0EXF
Master's students only
Kristy Walker Thursdays
8/29 - 11/7
Online Data Programming in R
MSCI:6060:0EXP
Restricted to Cedar Rapids and Quad Cities students   
Sam Burer Online & Weekly Synchronous Online Meetings Thursdays 7-9 pm
8/29 - 11/7
Online Financial Analytics
MSCI:6150:0EXP
Master's students only & Restricted to Cedar Rapids and Quad Cities students 
Mark Bennett Online & Weekly Synchronous Online Meetings Wednesdays 7-9 pm
8/28 - 11/6

Spring 2020

Courses for Spring 2020 start the week of January 20, with Monday classes beginning on January 27. Courses are 11 weeks in length and end by April 13. No classes are scheduled on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day or during Spring Break week (March 15-22).  In-person classes begin at 6:00 pm and end at 9:40 pm.

Early registration for Spring 2020 begins the week of November 11 for students admitted to the Master of Business Analytics degree program and November 18 for students admitted to the Business Analytics Certificate. Your specific date and time will be listed on your MyUI account.

Download and print the Spring 2020 course schedule.

Location Course/Section Instructor Schedule
Des Moines Data Programming in R
MSCI:6060:0EXA
Ben Margolin Wednesdays
1/22 - 4/8
Des Moines Data Science
MSCI:6070:0EXA
Jeffrey Hendricks Mondays
1/27 - 4/13
Des Moines Analytics Experience
MSCI:6120:0EXA
Master's students only
Patrick Johanns Mondays
1/27 - 4/13
Des Moines Information Visualization
MSCI:6140:0EXA
Master's students only
Luis Encarnacao Tuesdays
1/21 - 4/7
Des Moines Data and Decisions
MSCI:9100:0EXA
Phil Jones Thursdays
1/23 - 4/9
Des Moines Advanced Analytics
MSCI:9110:0EXA
Qihang Lin Thursdays
1/23 - 4/9
Cedar Rapids Data Management and Visual Analytics
MSCI:6050:0EXB
Brandon Ohlaug Tuesdays
1/21 - 4/7
Cedar Rapids Data and Decisions
MSCI:9100:0EXB
Dirk Hugen Mondays
1/27 - 4/13
Cedar Rapids Advanced Analytics
MSCI:9110:0EXB
Jonathan White Thursdays
1/23 - 4/9
Cedar Rapids Text Analytics
MSCI:6100:0EXB
Kang Lee Wednesdays
1/22- 4/8
Iowa City Healthcare Analytics
MSCI:6180:0EXB
Todd Papke Mondays
1/27 - 4/13
Quad Cities Data Management and Visual Analytics
MSCI:6050:0EXF
Gokulakrishnan Murugesan Wednesdays
1/22 - 4/8
Quad Cities Advanced Analytics
MSCI:9110:0EXF
Mark Bennett Mondays
1/27 - 4/13
Online

Social Analytics
MSCI:6105:0EXP

Restricted to Cedar Rapids & Quad Cities students

Patrick Fan Online & Weekly
Live Sessions on Thursdays 6:00-7:30 p.m. 1/23 - 4/10
Online Data Leadership and Management
MSCI:6210:0EXP
Kristy Walker

Online & Weekly Live Sessions on Tuesdays
6:00-7:30 p.m.
1/21 - 4/10

Online Digital Marketing Analytics
MSCI:9165:0EXP
Goutam Chakraborty Online
1/21 - 4/10