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CBA co-creates value with/for STUDENTS in 5 primary ways

Analytics Academy:

 - Student Education

The Center serves as a catalyst and provides access to knowledge related to the use of analytics, big data and digital transformation for students (undergraduate and Masters) 

Learn more about the CBA's Student Education Programs

 - Executive and Professional Development

The Center develops and delivers a number of short courses for working professionals, career changers and new graduates from all sectors interested in business analytics, service transformation, and technology innovation.

Learn more about the CBA's Executive & Professional Development Programs

Problem-Focused Research: 

The Center works with companies to address problems by conducting and supporting cutting-edge research in data science with a business lens. There will be opportunities for students to participate in

Learn more about the Students-as-Adaptive Innovators Program

Learn more about the MSBA Applied Projects (available for Master of Science in Business Analytics Program)

Learn more about Research Projects with Milgard Faculty (any UW student is eligible to apply)

Apply for ISSIP-IBM-CBA Student Paper Award @ The Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS51) For "Best Industry Studies Paper"

Milgard Faculty & Research Areas

Advisory Board/Corporate Partnership:

The center is in a process of creating an industry advisory board that represent a range of industry sectors and bring to the Center diverse business interests and problems to advance the science of data and innovation.

We are currently working on a number of student-oriented programs (e.g. CBA scholarship, Internship, Career planning & advisement, Mentorship advice, Jobs website, Industry sponsored student competitions). PLEASE STAY TUNED!

Learn more about the CBA's Advisory/Corporate Partnership

Virtual Digital Transformation & eLearning Instructional Media Lab:

The center is in a process of establishing a virtual digital transformation and instructional media lab. UW Tacoma students will be able to utilize these resources to advance their professional development and career. PLEASE STAY TUNED!

Learn more about the CBA's Virtual Digital Transformation and Instructional Media Lab