Business, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation

Business, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation - Major


Business, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation is an interdisciplinary major combining elements of business, artificial intelligence, leadership, and innovation. This program will give students an understanding of the creativity and innovation needed to identify beneficial artificial intelligence opportunities within a firm or organization. Students will learn how to be change agents and develop an innovative mindset to create leading edge solutions for an organization.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze situations and apply the relevant principles from various business disciplines to develop innovative strategies for organizations.
  • Demonstrate a high-level of written, oral, and visual communication skills in a variety of academic and professional settings with peers, upervisors, and instructors.
  • Perform situational analysis and demonstrate the use and appropriate application of current data science and artificial intelligence concepts and practices.
  • Apply ethical and moral theory to identify opportunities and challenges in business and digital innovation, evaluate the options and determine potential actions and their consequences.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the ability for machine learning and artificial intelligence to contribute to the achievement of operational and strategic goals.
  • Implement artificial intelligence solutions applying leadership, team building, and project management skills.

Program Requirements

Technology, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation Courses

  • BAII 433 - AI Strategy and Process Improvement Credits: 3
  • BAII 443 - Artificial Intelligence Project Leadership Credits: 3
  • BAII 483 - Business, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation Internship Credits: 3
  • TAS 211 - Revolutionary Computing: Programming Artificial Intelligence and Machine and Problem Solving for aBetter World Credits: 3
  • TAS 239 - Can Computers Think? an Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Credits: 3
  • TAS 251 - Artificial Intelligence and Data Ethics Credits: 3
  • TAS 449 - Technology, AI, and Society Capstone Credits: 3

Business Leadership Courses

  • ACT 209 - Principles of Accounting I Credits: 3
  • ACT 264 - Managerial Uses of Accounting Information Credits: 3
  • BLDR 202 - Data Analysis and Decision Making Credits: 3
  • BLDR 212 - Introduction to Leadership Credits: 3
  • BLDR 214 - Professional Communications Credits: 3
  • BLDR 223 - Teamwork and Collaboration Credits: 3
  • BLDR 233 - Organizational Inquiry and Creativity Credits: 3
  • BLDR 323 - Talent Development for High Performance Organizations Credits: 3
  • ECO.Q 102 - Principles of Microeconomics Credits: 3
  • ECO 103 - Principles of Macroeconomics Credits: 3
  • ECO 349G - International Business and Economics Credits: 3
  • FIN 349 - Corporate Finance Credits: 3
  • MKT 216 - Principles of Marketing Credits: 3

BAII Sample Program

Fall Semester, 1st Year

Spring Semester, 1st Year

ACS 101 Academic and College Success

1 credit

ENGW 102 Argument and Research

3 credits

ENGW 101 Exposition

3

ECO 103 Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ECO.Q 102 Principles of Microeconomics (1)

3

BLDR 202 Data Analysis and Decision Making

3

PEQ (2)

3

TAS 239 Can Computers Think? an Introductionto Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

3

BLDR 212 Introduction to Leadership

3

PEQ (3)

3

TAS 211 Revolutionary Computing: Programming Artificial Intelligence and Machine and Problem Solving for a Better World

3

   

TOTAL CREDITS

16

TOTAL CREDITS

15

Fall Semester, 2nd Year

Spring Semester, 2nd Year

BLDR 233 Organizational Inquiry and Creativity

3 credits

BLDR 214 Professional Communications

3 credits

MKT 216 Principles of Marketing

3

BLDR 223 Teamwork and Collaboration

3

TAS 251 Artificial Intelligence and Data Ethics

3

PEQ with lab (7)

4

PEQ (4)

3

PEQ (8)

3

PEQ (5)

3

Liberal Arts Elective (1)

3

Health & Wellness

 0    

TOTAL CREDITS

15

TOTAL CREDITS

16

Fall Semester, 3rd Year

Spring Semester, 3rd Year

ACT 209 Principles of Accounting I

3 credits

ACT 264 Managerial Uses of Accounting Information

3 credits

BLDR 323 Talent Development for High Performance Organizations

3

BAII 433 AI Strategy and Process Improvement

3

ECO 349G International Business and Economics

3

Integrative Studies (IS-1)

3

Liberal Arts Elective (2)

3

Integrative Studies (IS-2)

3

Liberal Arts Elective (3)

3

Elective

3

TOTAL CREDITS

15

TOTAL CREDITS

15

Fall Semester, 4th Year

Spring Semester, 4th Year

BAII 443 Artificial Intelligence Project Leadership

3

TAS 449 Technology, AI, and Society Capstone

3

BAII 483 Business, Artificial Intelligence, and Innovation Internship

3

Liberal Arts Elective (BLDR 410 recommended)

3

CME 050 Core Milestone Experience

0

Elective

3

FIN 349 Corporate Finance

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

Integrative Studies (IS-3)

3    

TOTAL CREDITS

15

TOTAL CREDITS

15