Your next mission: Master business analytics.

Explore new ways to leverage your military leadership in the world of big data with the Maryland Smith online Master of Science in Business Analytics — an immersive program designed to prepare you for data management roles. Build competencies in Python, R and SQL and the business acumen to help organizations make smarter decisions. Whether you are transitioning into civilian life or preparing for new opportunities in military service, you can benefit from:


  • 100% online coursework
  • Graduate in as few as 20 months
  • Three start dates per year
  • Enhanced competencies in quantitative modeling, data analyticsbig data, operations management and business intelligence
  • Application coursework offered in healthcare analytics, marketing analytics and business leadership
  • Community of more than 66,000 Smith alumni


  • Dedicated military advocate
  • Ranked #1 Faculty Quality in the U.S. by The Economist 
  • National Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success
  • Engaged Smith Vets Club, Community, and Professional Network
  • Transition assistance programs
  • Veterans scholarships

“The program is a great combination of convenience and intellectual rigor. Being a full-time employee, it’s really nice to be able to attend classes online and then close your computer and be pretty much home.”

— Katrina Crocker, Online MSBA Student