This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2021-2022 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

INFO 614. Data Mining. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: MGMT 302, SCMA 302, SCMA 524 or permission of the instructor. A data mining process has the goal of discovering nontrivial, interesting and actionable knowledge from data in databases. The course introduces important concepts, models and techniques of data mining for modern organizations. Students gain a deeper understanding of concepts and techniques covered in lectures by doing a practical term project that applies one or more of the data mining models and techniques. Students also are given the opportunity to gain knowledge on the features and functionalities of state-of-the-art data mining software through their preparation of a research report.

Information Systems, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in data science in business

The Master of Science in Information Systems program is designed to prepare students for specialized roles using information systems to support organizations. The program is intended to provide a graduate-level, business-technology-oriented curriculum that focuses on the design and development of information systems to solve real-world problems. Graduates of the program are expected to be able to take significant roles in planning, organizing, managing, designing, configuring and implementing systems using state-of-the-art technologies within organizations.

Business, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in finance

...INFO 610 Analysis and Design of Database Systems INFO 611 Data Re-engineering INFO 614...

Health Administration, Master of (M.H.A.)

...Care Management 3 HADM 614 Health Care Marketing...650 Public Health Preparedness INFO 661 Information Systems...

Economics, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) [School of Business]

...six credits from the INFO 16X Digital Literacy...ECON 501 and ECON 614 must be taken...