MSBA Curriculum

Online Master of Science in Business Analytics Curriculum

(30 Credit Hours)

The MSBA curriculum is designed to prepare you to meet the data needs that many industries face. At the Smith School, you can develop advanced technical skills and learn to communicate data comprehensively — all under the guidance of expert faculty.

Our MSBA consists of 30 credit hours, which breaks down into 12 core, 12 advanced and 6 specialization credits. The program can be completed in as few as 20 months.

Online MSBA Core Courses (12 Credit Hours)

Data, Models and Decisions3 Credits
Database Management Systems3 Credits
Data Mining and Predictive Analytics3 Credits
Decision Analytics3 Credits

Online MSBA Advanced Courses (12 Credit Hours)

Social Media and Web Analytics3 Credits
Big Data and Artificial Intelligience3 Credits
Strategy Analytics3 Credits
Data Processing and Analysis in Python3 Credits

Online MSBA Marketing Specialization (6 Credit Hours)

Marketing Management2 Credits
Consumer Behavior2 Credits
Advanced Marketing Analytics2 Credits

Online MSBA Finance Specialization (6 Credit Hours)

Intro to Financial Accounting2 Credits
Corporate Finance (I)2 Credits
Financial Analytics2 Credits

Online MSBA Heathcare Specialization (6 Credit Hours)

Health Informatics and Information Technologies3 Credits
Healthcare Operations Management and Marketing3 Credits