#### Modeling and Analysis

Topic | Core | Elective |
---|---|---|

Association/classification | x | x |

Basic probability | x | |

Bayesian data analysis | x | |

Causality | x | |

Continuous-time simulation | x | |

Data mining | x | x |

Deep learning | x | |

Descriptive statistics | x | |

Discrete-event simulation | x | x |

Distribution fitting | x | x |

Forecasting | x | x |

Integer optimization | x | x |

Linear optimization | x | x |

Linear regression | x | x |

Machine learning | x | x |

Markov chains | x | x |

Data mining | x | x |

Natural language processing | x | |

Neural networks | x | x |

Nonlinear optimization | x | x |

Pattern recognition | x | |

Social network analysis | x | x |

Statistical inference | x | x |

Statistical learning | x | x |

Stochastic models | x | x |

Text mining | x | x |

Time series analysis | x | x |

Uncertainty | x | x |

Variability | x | x |

#### Data and Computing

Topic | Core | Elective |
---|---|---|

Cloud computing | x | |

CPLEX | x | |

Data cleaning | x | |

Data exploration | x | |

Excel | x | x |

Hadoop | x | x |

High performance computing | x | |

High-volume data | x | x |

Hive | x | x |

Machine learning | x | x |

Natural language processing | x | |

NoSQL | x | x |

Parallel computing | x | |

Pig | x | x |

Python | x | x |

Relational databases | x | x |

SAS | x | x |

Scaling issues | x | x |

Spark | x | x |

SQL | x | x |

Star schema | x | |

Stata | x | |

Tableau | x | x |

Visualization | x | x |

Web scraping | x |

#### Business Context and Problem Solving

Topic | Core | Elective |
---|---|---|

Accounting | x | |

Business processes | x | x |

Customer analytics | x | x |

Econometrics | x | x |

Finance | x | x |

Financial analytics | x | |

Law/ethics/privacy/security | x | |

Marketing | x | x |

Marketing analytics | x | x |

Negotiation | x | |

Pricing/revenue management | x | x |

Problem definition | x | x |

Problem framing | x | x |

Problem solving | x | x |

Project management | x | |

Risk analytics | x | |

Strategy | x | x |

Supply chains | x | x |