Our online MSBA is currently enrolling online students for the next upcoming semester!
Discover Big Data
Staying competitive in business means knowing your data and making mission-critical decisions based on business analysis. More than ever, companies are looking for leaders with the analytics skills necessary to unlock the incredible amounts of data that are created every day. There is power and value embedded in data and effective decisions are based on the stories it tells. The online Master of Science in Business Analytics degree (MSBA) at St. Edward’s University, a top 10 regional university in Austin, can help you to develop capabilities to succeed in this data-driven world.
Analyze your career possibilities with a master's in business analytics from St. Edward's. Earning an MSBA can create and enhance an array of career opportunities. Graduates of the program are well-positioned for roles including (but not limited to):
- Management Analyst
- Operations Research Analyst
- Marketing Analyst
- Data Scientist
- Principal or Senior Data Analyst
- General Leadership
Our online Masters of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program is a 30 credit hour program designed to be completed in 18 months. This program is offered in both Fall and Spring semesters. The program culminates in a capstone project that is designed to prepare you for real-world experience. While the program is delivered 100% online, students are always welcome to visit campus and meet the faculty.
A background in advanced math or computer programming is not required for the MSBA program. You can learn something new, and build on what you know, without intimidation.
With business analytics added to your skillset, you will be more prepared than others for leadership within your organization by filling unmet and growing needs.
With a growing need for strategic data insights, employers are reporting an average salary increase of $14,400 for those with a master’s degree in business analytics.
With over half of businesses worldwide using data insights to drive strategy & improve processes, you will be extremely relevant.
Our program will open up 23% more job opportunities for you that are only available for candidates with a master’s of business analytics.
A fully online and accelerated program, there will be ample opportunity for engagement with ethically driven SEU faculty and classmates.
Business Analytics Courses
Intro to Business Analytics and R
Data Summarization and Visualization
Python for Business Analytics
Big Data and Database Management
Business Analytics Practicum
- Intro to Business Analytics and R
- Data Summarization and Visualization
- Python for Business Analytics
- Big Data and Database Management
- Inferential Statistics
- Predictive Analysis
- Simulation Modeling
- Artificial Intelligence
- Optimization Modeling
- Business Analytics Practicum
Trend with SEU
Learn to read data from a people-centered school. Numbers are important but so are the people behind them. By learning Business Analytics at St. Edward’s University, you are preparing yourself to think critically, to analyze problems and to make responsible and strategic decisions, all through a lens of moral reasoning and ethics that is unique to St. Edward’s University. For more than 130 years, we have carried a passion for educating all who seek to realize their full potential, regardless of social standing, spiritual path or ability to pay.
Business Analytics Insights
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St. Edward’s online MSBA is accessible to students with all academic backgrounds.
The admissions application for the MSBA program can be completed online here. You will need to create and validate an account, before beginning the application. To apply for the program, students must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
We require all applicants for the MSBA program to hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. International applicants may be required to submit a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score to demonstrate English proficiency.
To start your application, follow these steps:
- Step One – Contact an Enrollment Counselor to discuss your qualifications and interest in the program.
- Step Two – Fill out your application
- Step Three – Provide your supplemental materials, including your resume, personal statement, and undergraduate transcripts.
The Munday School of Business at St. Edward’s University uses a rolling admissions process to evaluate each candidate. Applicants should be expected to be contacted within two business days of their finalized application regarding next steps, and the Admissions Committee should make their decision within two weeks.
Climb the Career Ladder
Fill out the contact form for more information about the MS in Business Analytics at St. Edward's University or to request a call from an enrollment counselor. Our enrollment counselors can help you to analyze your career potential and discover if this program is right for you.