Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA)

Business analytics careers are booming across the fields of IT, financial services, healthcare, and biotech. If you’re an engineer, computer programmer, or other high-tech professional, you can change or advance your career with this Suffolk graduate degree.

The comprehensive Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) will help you learn business analytics approaches and exactly how to manage and create projections with that data. With the Suffolk MSBA program, you will get insights into how data preparation is vital to implementing business analytics—the foundation for making high-level, data-driven decisions across a wide range of industries.

SAS, Excel, and SAP coursework helps prepare you for additional professional certifications. And the MSBA program is STEM-designated, qualifying international students for an additional two years of OPT work in the United States.

Paying for Graduate School

Tuition (2018-2019)
Full-Time, per semester
Cost Per Credit (2018-2019)
For Part-Time students

Application Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Fall March 15 (Priority), then rolling
Spring October 15 (Priority), then rolling
Summer April 1 (Priority), then rolling

Learn more about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials:

  • Completed online application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts for all post-secondary education
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • Letter of Recommendation (learn more)
  • Official GMAT or GRE Scores (Note: Testing requirements vary by program, and some students may qualify for a waiver)
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)

What Does the MSBA Do for Your Career?

Graduates of the Suffolk MSBA program have gone on to take jobs at top firms in the industry and have used their degree to catapult their careers to the next level. 
MSBA Outcomes

Courses & Requirements

The MSBA curriculum is purpose-built to ground you in cutting-edge concepts and immersive learning with industry leaders.

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