MS in Applied Business Analytics

Industry-focused MS in Applied Business Analytics preparing you for careers in Big Data Management

Disruptive technologies and globalization have created a huge demand for well-trained business intelligence and analytics professionals. The master of science in applied business analytics in the Cotsakos College of Business’ program addresses this growing need for well-trained professionals with advanced analytical skills. The program is designed to empower students with the knowledge, tools, skills, and industry preparedness they need to lead in the creation of Big Data-driven insights and solutions.

Integrating math, technology, statistics and business domain expertise, the program curriculum will address emerging Big Data challenges, including the "Internet of Things", business intelligence, optimization, descriptive - predictive - prescriptive analytics, data mining, data warehousing, multivariate analytics, social network and text analytics, and machine learning. Coursework will prepare students to complete industry-relevant projects using real data and a wide variety of industry tools such as R, Tableau, Python, Hadoop, Spark, and others.