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The need for business analytics specialists is rising, and the U.S. is facing a shortage of professionals with deep analytical skills. Capella University's online Bachelor's in Business minor in Business Intelligence program can prepare you to meet this growing need.

Download this FREE Data Career Guide, created in collaboration with SAS, to help you envision where your interest in analytics can take you.

Through the utilization of data modeling, mining, and interpretation, you'll learn to articulate the story in the data to provide dependable and actionable insights to key stakeholders. Capella's Bachelor's in Business minor in Business Intelligence — along with relevant work experience — will help you prepare for the Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP) exam.

Through Capella's collaboration with SAS, the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market, Capella students pursuing the Business Intelligence minor will have free access to e learning SAS® courses that will allow them to pursue SAS® Certified Base Programmer professional certification a value of more than $2,100.

To learn more about this program, request more information and we will match you with an enrollment counselor who specializes in your area of study.

Capella and The Wall Street Journal: A collaboration that works for you

Capella University has teamed with The Wall Street Journal to offer business students full digital access to the most timely, relevant business news, enhancing your academic experience and giving you a competitive edge in your career.

The annual Capella Business Leader Award, sponsored by The Wall Street Journal, helps inspire our students to reach their potential. Each year, three eligible business students are recognized as business leaders and given the opportunity to visit Wall Street, the epicenter of U.S. business. The 2017 Capella Business Leader Award marks the third annual opportunity. Applications will open May 1, 2017, with a submission deadline of June 12, 2017.

Save Thousands on Your Master's with a Combined Degree Option

Capella's combined bachelor's-to-master's degree options allow you to save significant time and money. It also allows you to start building for your future by earning master's-level credit while you complete your bachelor's.

Learn more about combined Bachelor's-to-Master's degrees.

Degree Outcomes

With your Bachelor's in Business and minor in Business Intelligence from Capella, you'll integrate recognized concepts in business process and data warehouse development with best practices from the real world through a dynamic, interactive, and collaborative learning environment. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.

View full learning and career outcomes report for this program at

People with Bachelor's degrees in Business from Capella earn an average of $36,000 more per year than high school graduates.

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Career Outcomes

Common jobs with an online Bachelor's in Business and minor in Business Intelligence include business/data/financial/marketing/risk/security analyst, data technician, data analytics developers/manager, data performance analyst, data visualizer, quantitative analyst, or business intelligence analyst. Potential workplaces include: corporations, government agencies, higher education, or business consulting firm.

For a More In-Depth Study

With this area of study, Capella also offers a program concentration — an opportunity to delve deeper into your specific knowledge area. Your program concentration can be included in your transcript to potentially enhance career opportunities.

Earn Credit for What You Already Know

Your previous learning, work experience, and industry certifications may help you earn your degree in less time. To learn more, contact an enrollment counselor or visit our Prior Learning Assessment page.