Course Descriptions and Schedule

Please note that course schedules may be amended due to low enrollment, faculty availability, and/or other factors.

MSDS 470-DL : Analytics Entrepreneurship


This course prepares students for establishing and running a data-sciences-oriented entrepreneurial organization. Topics include evaluating preparedness for entrepreneurial work, activities that would help transform an idea into a running organization, identifying the right data, analytics tools, and resources platform, and aligning with unmet market demands. Students learn about growing a network of people and obtaining capital assets, creating innovative intellectual property and sharpening unique competitiveness, and making product development and marketing choices. Analytic product and consulting services opportunities are reviewed. Students develop essential elements of business plans in order to present a final business pitch for starting an entrepreneurial data science venture.

Prerequisites: MSDS 400-DL Math for Data Scientists, MSDS 401-DL Applied Statistics with R, and MSDS 402-DL Introduction to Data Science or MSDS 403-DL Data Science in Practice.

Summer 2021
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
06/21/21 - 08/29/21Optional Sync Tu
7 – 9:30 p.m. 55
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Chulis, Kimberly
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