Business Analytics

Area Director

Steve Hillmer
Professor, Area Director for Analytics, Information, and Operations Management
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 3113

Academic Area

Decision Sciences and Supply Chain Management


  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison (1976)
  • Master's, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1974)
  • Bachelor's, Drake University (1971)
Administrative Associate
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 3112

Academic Areas

Finance and Analytics, Information Systems and Operations


Chris Claterbos
Lecturer, Business Analytics Program Associate
Capitol Federal Hall, Room 2175


Business Analytics


  • M.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Kansas (1981)
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Kansas (1975)

The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
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44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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