Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Job Examples:

  • Business Analyst
  • Functional Analyst
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Enterprise Analyst
  • Project Coordinator

A business analyst works directly with many different people in the organization to understand the company’s technologies and find out what the problems are and how they can be solved. They also help translate the requirements (in other words, what other employees want) into technical specifications that can be implemented by IT. They help customers understand technical possibilities and limitations of different ways to solve problems.

Skills Include:

  • Inquisitive
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strong communicator
  • Able to translate business ideas into technical speak
  • Not necessarily “technical”

Salary:

Typically starts around $45,000 and can increase up to $110,000

Demand:

Typically hired in large companies

Business Analyst

Educational Pathway Options

Training Courses/Boot Camp Business Analysis (New Horizons)
Pathway Certificate Business Requirements Specialist (NWTC)

Business Analyst Certificate (UWO)

Information Systems Certificate (UWO)

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) (New Horizons)

Technical Diploma
Apprenticeship
Associate Degree Business Analyst (NWTC)

Business Analyst (FVTC)

Bachelor’s Degree Business Administration with an emphasis in Business Analysis (UWGB)

BBA Information Systems with Business Analysis Emphasis (UWO)

BBA Information Systems with Enterprise Systems (ERP) Technology Management Emphasis (UWO)

Management Information Systems (Lakeland)

Minor Information Systems Minor (UWO)
Transfer Agreement
Master’s Degree

 

Digital Marketing

Educational Pathway Options

Training Courses/Boot Camp
Pathway Certificate Digital Marketing Certificate (UWO)
Technical Diploma
Apprenticeship
Associate Degree
Bachelor’s Degree BBA/BA/BS Interactive Web Management (UWO)

BBA Marketing with Digital Marketing Emphasis (UWO)

Minor
Transfer Agreement
Master’s Degree