CIS 570 - Business Intelligence

  • 3 credits

Organizations are awash with data that they collect and store as part of their routine operations. Business intelligence refers to the harnessing of these vast data stores to solve problems, enhance decision-making and discover new opportunities. This course will focus on the concepts, techniques and technologies that managers can use to transform, analyze, mine, and view data for the purpose of deriving business value from it.


Admission to the M.B.A., M.C.I.S., M.S.B.A., or M.E. program.

Important Information

If applicable, active-duty military, veterans, federal, state and corporate employees must contact the College of Business to receive the tuition reduction code prior to registering for any classes. Reduction of tuition will not be given if you do not provide the code at the time of enrollment. Unfortunately, retroactive reductions are not possible.

Current students and prospective students should call (970)

491-4612 or email to determine eligibility to enroll in this class.

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Business Intelligence, Analytics, & Data Science, 4th Ed. (2018)
    Ramesh Sharda, Dursun Delen, & Efraim Turban
    ISBN: 9780133051056
  • Delivering Business Intelligence with Microsoft Sequel Server (2017)
    ISBN: 978-1-2596414-8-0

Please consult the CSU Bookstore for textbook information:

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