M.S. in Business Analytics


At a Glance

Degree Awarded: Master of Science in Business Analytics
Course Locations: Jersey City Campus, Online/Hybrid
Program Duration: 30 Credits. A full‐time student taking 30 credits per year should complete the program in 12 to 18 months (Part-time students: 15 credits per year in 21 months).
Calendar: Trimester (11 weeks)
Course Format: Some hybrid/online courses available.

TBD, Academic Advisor, Business Analytics Program

The Master of Science degree in Business Analytics was designed for working managers and professionals who seek to deepen their industry credentials, data analysis skills and ability to leverage and monetize data in managerial processes and decision making to meet market needs.

Offered through Data Science Institute at Saint Peter’s University, the program provides a unique combination of skills and knowledge for managers. Topics include strategic management, finance, advanced data analysis and visualization.

Program Availability

The MS in Business Analytics program will be offered on a trimester schedule and is designed for both full-time and part-time study.

Degree Requirements

The degree requires 30 semester hour credits.


Saint Peter’s University assigns an academic advisor to every candidate.

Time Limitation

Students are expected to enroll continuously until their programs are completed. Students are required to maintain satisfactory academic progress by maintaining the required grade point average and accumulating sufficient credits within the stipulated time frame of five years.

Curriculum - Master of Science in Business Analytics

DS-510Introduction to Data Science3
DS-520Data Analysis and Decision Modeling3
DS-650Data Law Ethics & Business Intelligence3
DS-542Python in Data Science3
GB-622Management Economics3
or EC-502 Advanced Microeconomics
DS-660Business Analytics3
GB-530Corporate Finance3.00
DS-680Marketing Analytics & Operation Research3
DS-621Data Visualization with Power BI3
Elective Chosen from GB, DS, CO, FN or AC3
Industry Experience
DS-597Applied Research Experience0
DS-598Applied Industry Experience0
Total Credits30