Economics and Decision Sciences

Bachelor in Business Analytics

Why Choose Business Analytics at WIU?

  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 19% annual growth over the next 6 years for business analytic careers in business government, science, technology, health care, and education
  • The Business Analytics program provides students with the technical skills to solve the analytical problems of the contemporary business world
  • First STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) business program in Illinois and the only undergraduate business analytic degree in Illinois and the region
  • Analytics and Economics Student Association and special events promote professional development and networking with alumni and corporate partners
  • Accreditation by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) ensures a quality educational experience
Students working in Tutoring center

Economics and Decision Sciences Tutoring Center

Free tutoring for DS 303, ECON 231, and ECON 232 is available in Stipes Hall 202. Daily hours are posted on the door.


  • Dimitri Andrianacos Memorial Scholarship ($1000)
  • Marvin Butler Scholarship ($500)
  • Warren Jones Scholarship ($1000)
  • Willis and Helen Meek Scholarship ($1250)
  • departmental Scholarship Awards (multiple awards)