BAT majors are champions of all things data: they make sense of data sets, perform analyses, and recommend leading edge process improvements that allow companies to operate efficiently and maximize performance.
- AACSB Accredited
- High rate of job placement
- One of the fastest-growing majors on campus
- Recently awarded multiple grants from Valero Energy Foundation and Dell-EMC
What You'll Study
Pulling actionable insights out of numbers
Partners in the classroom, in the field
Faculty place BAT majors in close partnership with companies of all sizes and sectors to apply what they learn in the classroom to real-world settings and real-world data.
Work with real, messy data sets, and develop your project portfolio
When You Graduate
Prepared for any challenge
BAT graduates leave Trinity having already gotten their hands dirty with raw data, giving them a leg up in the field. Their liberal arts background makes them perfect problem solvers in a field with no shortage of challenges.
Liza Southwick '17 -Spurs Sports & Entertainment
Gaining business experience before entering the workforce was instrumental in my preparation to communicate effectively with management and work efficiently with the workers. Every assignment has a purpose and will help you learn what you need to for your business application and your future job...
Patrick Roland '17 - Cisco Systems
“I love to solve problems. I love working with data, just putting it all together in my mind. One minute, you’re handed a bunch of jumbled numbers that mean nothing to anyone, but when you analyze them, that data means everything—it becomes actionable.”
Aroosa Ajani '18 - Dell
“In my first job interview with Dell, one of the very first questions my recruiter asked me was "What is your experience with supply chain?" As you know, at Trinity we do not have a supply chain program. We are competing with students from top-tier supply chain programs around the nation. Yet, all...
Don’t just take it from us: Mike Owens, a Dell vice president, says:
“Graduates coming out of Trinity’s BAT program ...have business savvy, and can think critically,” Owens says. “We’re bringing in someone who is ready to step in and do real work."
Graduate Schools or Programs:
- University of Kyoto
- UT Austin
- Business Intelligence
- Business Process
- Data Science
- Machine Learning and Predictive Modelling
- Supply Chain Management
Notable Companies who have Hired Trinity Graduates:
- Cap Gemini
- Cisco Systems
- JP Morgan Chase
- NBA franchises
- PWC Advisory