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Data Mining

Course Number:

45851


Faculty

Dokyun Lee, dokyun@cmu.edu


Program

MBA


Concentrations

Business Technologies, Quantitative Analysis


Course Description

Interest in big data analytics has skyrocketed recently. The recent explosion in large-scale high-resolution data enables managers to ask and answer questions regarding businesses and consumers at a whole new level. Managers are faced with data about businesses and consumers that are growing faster than they can be utilized. Data mining enables business to extract useful consumer behavior and preferences from seemingly tremendous and unorganized data, which then can be utilized for data-driven decision-making and competitive advantage. Applications can be found in e-commerce, sales, marketing, finance, operations, etc.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None