UT Dallas 2013 Graduate Catalog

HMGT6334 - Healthcare Analytics

HMGT 6334 Healthcare Analytics (3 semester hours) This course covers theories and applications of business intelligence. The focus is on extracting business intelligence from firm's business data for various applications, including (but not limited to) customer segmentation, customer relationship management (CRM), personalization, online recommendation systems, web mining and product assortment. The emphasis will be placed on the 'know-how' -- knowing how to extract and apply business intelligence to improve business decision-making. Students will also acquire hands-on experience with several business intelligence software such as XL miner, SAS enterprise Miner and SQL Server2008 (depending on availability). This class is required for the SAS certificate in data mining. Prerequisite: MIS 6326. (3-0) Y