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Business Analytics (Master of Science)

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Full Time / Online


Now, more than ever, organizations need skilled professionals who can make the most of data to form and implement data-driven solutions to real-world challenges. Our Business Analytics master's degree will prepare you to use quantitative skills to help top companies think and act strategically . Earn a competitive salary and advance your career in one of the fastest-growing fields in today’s job market.

Learn by Doing

Hands-on, project-based learning opportunities will give you the skills and knowledge you need to derive data-driven insights. Learn how to prepare data-informed solutions to business-related challenges and implement actionable business strategies based on quantitative modeling. Master the use of data munging/management principles to extract, load, process, and trans-form real-world data. And understand the ethical consequences of data-informed decision-making and how to communicate data findings effectively.

Top off your experience with a capstone project, integrating what you’ve learned and the skills you’ve developed to solve real-world challenges.

Flexible and Convenient

The Master of Science in Business Analytics is offered 100% online. Learn where it is convenient for you, and complete your degree in less than 1 year, full-time.

In addition, the program will draw on several disciplines to provide a well-rounded, flexible experience. Electives from a cross-section of disciplines and schools will be offered including Applied Mathematics, Computer Science & Networking, Humanities & Social Sciences, Management, and Sciences.

A bachelor’s degree is required for admission to the Master of Science in Business Analytics. For those holding a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field who are interested in applying their computer science skills for predictive statistical analysis, please visit our Master of Science in Data Science

In Demand

  • 2X growth in monthly employer demand for all master’s-level professionals, 2017-2020
  • 21-28% projected employment growth in top occupations related to Data Science and Business Analytics


Top Job Titles for master’s-level Data Science and Analytics Professionals

Software Engineers

Data Scientists

Research Analyst

Data Engineers

Product Managers

Top Skills in Demand:

Data Science

Python (Programming Language)

Big Data

SQL (Programming Language)

Machine Learning

Top Employers

Oracle Corporation

Wayfair Inc.

Deloitte LLP

CVS Health Corporation

Aetna Inc.

The Mathworks Inc

Key Dates

  1. Jun 01
    Full-time Application Deadline
  2. Aug 01
    Part-time Application Deadline

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Tuition & Financial Aid

With competitive tuition, financial aid, scholarships, fellowships, and employment opportunities, we make paying for your degree easier.

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