Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Minor

Chair: Michael Peters, PhD., Alvin A. Clay Professor of Accountancy 
Associate Chair: Q. Chung, PhD.
Office: 3019 Bartley Hall
Telephone: 610-519-4340


The Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AIML) minor is a three-course minor program. It is open to all VSB students, with coursework that includes building prototype intelligent systems, natural language processing, expert systems, supervised and unsupervised learning, and robotics, among other areas that comprise the broad field of AI.

Artificial intelligence and machine learning have become increasingly important technologies across all business disciplines such as finance, banking, marketing, healthcare, accounting and real estate.

Course Requirements for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Minor (9 Credits)

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning minor requires three (3) unique MIS courses to fulfill the minor requirements. 

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  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AIML) minor courses may fulfill the free elective requirements.
  • Students pursing the Applied Quantitative Finance Concentration (AQF) may not also minor in AIML minor due to similarity of coursework.
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The above program requirements are applicable to students entering Summer 2024 and beyond. Please consult the appropriate archived catalog available on the homepage for years prior to these requirements. In order that programs offered by Villanova University reflect current advances and additions to knowledge and upgraded professional requirements, Villanova University reserves the right to change programs and requirements without prior notice. Students generally are bound to the requirements in effect and published online for the year in which their class begins its first year of study. Special requirements may be in effect for students who have left the University and are being readmitted. Students are advised to check with the web catalog or with their college offices regarding changes that may affect them. Additional academic information may be obtained from the various college offices and the web sites listed for the particular policies, programs and services found in this catalog. 





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