Business Analytics

Program Summary

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Business Analytics is the art of analyzing business data for decision making. In the context of supply chain management (SCM), business analytics is about combining supply chain related data and solve specific SCM problems. An example of such problem is finalizing a location of a new distribution centre by analyzing the variables - city population, cost of living,  proximity to suppliers, customers, ports, and airports.

The course will provide a foundation for analytical concepts, techniques, and tools required for supply chain decision making. The participants of this course will learn the basic concepts of analytics and acquire necessary skills for developing business dashboards. Participants will get hands on exposure on business analytics software and create visualizations to solve specific SCM problems.

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What You Will Learn:

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Individuals have the option to take both Part I and Part II of the program or they may opt to only take one module.

Courses meet, unless otherwise noted, at the following times and locations:

Summer/Fall 2015

 Course TitleInstructor TitleDatesWhere to Register
Business AnalyticsDr. Palash BeraNovember 3, 2017Register Here

* Members of the SLU Center for Supply Chain Management are able to redeem member discounts on program tuition. Please contact the center staff by calling (314) 977-3617 or emailing cscms@slu.edu to obtain your discount code.


Please address all questions to the Center for Supply Chain Management: