M.S. in Business Analytics

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Boost your career potential as a data-driven leader with the Master of Science in Business Analytics from Saint Peter’s University. With our comprehensive, hands-on business analytics degree, you’ll gain sought-after skills and hands-on experience to prepare you for a wide range of business analyst careers across various industries.

Through our comprehensive business analytics courses, you’ll learn how to leverage and monetize data in managerial processes and improve decision-making to meet market needs. Explore vital areas such as strategic management, finance, advanced data analysis and visualization, and expand your understanding of business analytics through real-world application.

Tailored to working managers and professionals, our M.S. in business analytics will equip you with a unique combination of skills and knowledge. You’ll learn to apply your business analytics expertise in areas such as marketing, health care, tech and finance, and become a better leader and decision-maker through innovation.

Master of Science in Business Analytics at a Glance

Course Format: 100 percent online or hybrid
Two courses (six credits) per trimester
Program Duration: 30 credits (15–18 months, depending upon start date)
Calendar: Start dates in Fall (September), Winter (December), Spring (March) and Summer 1 (May) trimesters

Why Choose the M.S. in Business Analytics From Saint Peter’s?

Our business analytics degree features a comprehensive and supportive learning environment to prepare you for success as a skilled business analyst. You’ll learn from industry experts and gain hands-on experience with the latest tools and technology to equip you with the skills employers demand. You’ll also receive personalized support throughout your master’s program to ensure you’re well-equipped to accomplish your goals:

  • Learn from business analytics pros: Gain practical knowledge and skills valued by employers as our dedicated, expert faculty share real-world insights throughout your business analytics courses.
    Gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge tools: Work with the latest industry tools and technologies to acquire essential hands-on experience.
  • Receive personalized support: In addition to academic and financial aid advising, internships and other professional opportunities, our Center for Career Engagement and Experiential Learning provides lifelong career support to graduates.
  • Earn your degree on your terms: Balance your studies with work and personal commitments with our fully online Master of Science in Business Analytics.

Earn a Data-Focused M.S. in Business Analytics for Coding Newcomers

No coding experience? No problem! Our Master of Science in Business Analytics is designed for individuals without a coding background. You’ll learn the fundamentals of Python programming and receive hands-on training with popular business analytics tools such as Office 365, Power BI and Tableau.

Advance Your Career With a Flexible Business Analytics Degree

Our fully online Master of Science in Business Analytics program is designed to fit seamlessly into your busy schedule. Earn your degree in just 12–15 months while balancing work, personal life and studies. We also offer competitive tuition and financial aid options, ensuring accessibility and affordability.

Career Opportunities for M.S. in Business Analytics Graduates

The Master of Science in Business Analytics from Saint Peter’s University opens doors to new possibilities in a rapidly growing field. In fact, business analytics is among the fastest-growing career paths in the United States, driven by advancements in smart data discovery, machine learning and automation.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs for operations research analysts, a key role in business analytics, are projected to grow by 23 percent by 2031, with an average annual salary of $82,360. This promising outlook demonstrates the increasing need for well-trained business analysts and managers with specialized skills.

With your M.S. in business analytics from Saint Peter’s, you’ll gain the expertise and knowledge required to excel in this fast-growing industry. Our program equips you with the analytical skills, data discovery capabilities and machine learning techniques necessary to navigate the complex world of business analytics.

With your business analytics degree from Saint Peter’s, you can pursue a range of exciting career opportunities:

  • Data analyst
  • Business analyst
  • Data scientist
  • Analytics manager
  • Financial analyst
  • Operations research analyst
  • Risk analyst
  • Supply chain analyst
  • Market research analyst
  • Business intelligence analyst

Second Degree Guidelines

Students can apply for a second degree program (such as Data Science, or MBA) once they are about to complete their first degree i.e. during their last trimester if their GPA is also securing min. 3.0. Second degree requires to complete minimum 50% of the curriculum if there are overlapping courses.

Start Your M.S. in Business Analytics Journey Today!

Take the next step toward a rewarding future in business analytics. Apply now to secure your spot in our comprehensive and industry-relevant Master of Science in Business Analytics program.

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