Succeed in Today’s Data-Driven Economy with an Online MSBA Degree
17 – 20 Months
32 Credit Hours
$1,220 per Credit Hour
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Bolster Your Skills with an Online Master’s in Business Analytics
Our part-time, STEM-designated online master’s degree in business analytics will equip you with the in-demand knowledge and skills required to design, build and leverage data-driven business projects across top industries, including finance, marketing, healthcare and sports management. In just 17—20 months, you’ll be ready to transform your career by harnessing the power of data.
The Brandeis MSBA program is also offered on-campus.
- No GRE/GMAT required
- Part-time format
- Small class sizes
- Courses taught by experts in their field
- Three start dates per year
In-Depth Business MSBA Degree Curriculum
32 Total Credits
Our immersive master’s in business analytics online curriculum is taught by expert faculty. Industry-standard computational programming languages, packages and frameworks explored include R, RStudio, Python, scikit-learn, Jupyter Notebook, SQL, ggplot, Tableau, PyTorch and Keras. Apply the skills and competencies required to solve real-world business challenges through interactive work with your instructors and classmates.
- Business Value of Business Analytics
- Computational Tools and Mathematical Modeling
- Industry-Specific Business Use Cases
Start Your Journey to an Online MSBA Degree
Application Deadline 12/18/2023
Start Date 01/10/2024
Start your application process with the support of the Brandeis team. During the application process, your enrollment counselor will answer questions, help you meet application deadlines and connect you with faculty in the online MSBA program.
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|Prerequisite Degree||You must have a four-year bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or equivalent.|
International students must satisfy additional admissions requirements to be admitted to our master’s degree in business analytics online program.
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You are exempt from this if you meet one of the following conditions:
|Course Evaluation||If you earned your degree outside the United States, you must submit your records (official transcripts/mark sheets) for a course-by-course evaluation by either Education Credential Evaluators (ECE) of Madison, Wisconsin, or World Education Services (WES) of New York, New York. Applicants are responsible for the evaluation fee.|
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College is a huge investment. We are committed to providing accelerated higher educational experiences that offer a return on your investment. We guide each student through the financial aid process and offer tuition discounts and convenient payment plans for eligible students.
|Cost per Credit Hour||$1,220|
|Total Credit Hours||32|
|Total Estimated Cost||$39,040|
|Additional Fees||$500 enrollment deposit (paid when offer is accepted and goes toward cost of course)|
|Other Costs to Budget For||The estimated tuition cost does not include factors like textbooks and supplies.|
Brandeis welcomes active military, veterans and their spouses. We are a proud Yellow Ribbon School. Our military students and their families receive a 15% tuition discount. Speak with your enrollment counselor for more information.
Financial Aid Opportunities
With the help of our team, you’ll learn about financial aid eligibility so that you can make sound financial decisions while achieving your career goals. Your financial aid options may include federal loans provided through the FAFSA.Tuition Details
Pursue In-Demand Analytics Careers
Data is driving the future of business. Professionals who understand how to leverage business analytics are positioned to fill vital organizational roles. Pursue impactful career opportunities in a growing field with an online MSBA degree from Brandeis International Business School.
Top Jobs for Business Analytics Graduates
Business Analytics Director $203,068 per year1
Data Engineer $114,945 per year2
Our master’s in business analytics online courses are created and taught by professionals who are experts in the field. In just 17—20 months, you will gain insightful knowledge into how models are applied to different industries and business challenges.
What You’ll Learn
- Gain the necessary mathematical rigor in data science to model supervised and unsupervised learning problems.
- Gain extensive experience in the tools used in the data analytics workflow, including both the R and Python computational frameworks.
- Graduate knowing how to harness data in the decision-making process.
- Understand how to discern value from data, including recognizing patterns, making inferences and building a data-based decision-making framework.
Learn from Experts in Business Analytics
In the master’s in business analytics program, the material you explore is shaped by subject-matter experts. Our curriculum is taught by faculty who are active professionals in the field of business analytics. They customize courses for online delivery and bring real-world experiences to their classrooms. To get to know the instructors, visit our faculty page.
Ahmad Namini, Professor of the Practice of Business Analytics
Dr. Ahmad Namini is the Professor of the Practice of Business Analytics at Brandeis International Business School. He teaches computer programming, quantitative analysis, machine learning and sports analytics courses. In the past, Dr. Namini has served as a quantitative analyst/developer, desk strategist, analytics head and CTO in the fixed-income and credit derivative spaces for two investment banks and hedge funds. He has worked with firms to build and design product and service applications for corporate entities such as startups, investment firms and data and analytics providers. He has a PhD in Computational Mechanics from the University of Maryland and has written numerous refereed journal articles, presented at national and international conferences and contributed to open-source projects. He started his career as a faculty member at the University of Miami for 10 years, where he developed an NSF-funded research program in computational aeroelastic stability of long-span bridges.
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