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    May 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Graduate Bulletin 
2022-2023 Graduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

MSBA 8110 - Databases

This course focuses on the fundamentals of database design and modeling, data structures and storage technologies, and techniques for managing data. Topics include multidimensional databases (cubes), columnar databases and Cloud technologies, Structured Query Language (SQL), and processes for moving data. The course introduces “big data” architectures, including Hadoop, Map-reduce, Hive, and Spark and cloud environments such as MS Azure, AWS and Google Cloud.

Credits: 4

Note: MNM and MPA students who have completed Data Analytics & Decision Making may take this course. To register, please contact the Graduate Programs Advisor at