Choose your pathway: Business Intelligence Analyst
An advanced business education can help you pursue a variety of roles in your current field or even a new one. A specialized MBA, like the online MBA with a Digital Innovation and Information Systems concentration, can take you even further. Choosing a specialized MBA can help you develop a distinct skill set, accumulate industry-specific experience, and demonstrate your dedication to your field.
What kinds of careers can an MBA with a Digital Innovation and Information Systems concentration prepare you for? One pathway is business intelligence analysis.
What do business intelligence analysts do?
Business intelligence analysts leverage internal business data to help organizations make informed decisions at every level. With an ever-increasing emphasis on big data and evidence-based practices in the business world, business intelligence analysts are needed now more than ever to accurately analyze information and deliver quantifiable results.
What is the career outlook for business intelligence analysts?
Business intelligence analysts work directly with big data — and big data is growing. In fact, the big data analytics market is projected to surpass $200 billion by 2020, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC). What does this mean for professionals working with data analytics? Increased career opportunities.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics does not report on business intelligence analysts specifically, but the role falls under the management analyst umbrella. Management analyst roles are expected to grow by 14% from 2014 to 2024, which is double the growth rate of the average occupation. The BLS reports that management analysts working within the information technology sector will be in higher demand than those working in other industries, making business intelligence analysis a promising career pathway.
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