The Master of Science in Business Analytics program at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management produces graduates with informed decision-making skills and the ability to use analytic tools to drive positive outcomes for businesses.

BusinessAnalytics@Syracuse requires the completion of 36 credit hours. Students typically complete two courses per 12-week term while maintaining full-time employment. Students have the opportunity to choose electives based on their unique professional goals and academic pursuits. The program culminates in a comprehensive exam during the student's final term.

Core Courses (6 credits)

  • Data Analysis and Decision Making
  • Business Analytics

Core Application Courses (6 credits)

  • Accounting Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Financial Analytics
  • Principles of Management Science

Analytics Depth Core (6 credits)

Students may take two additional application courses or technical elective courses, such as Introduction to Data Science, Big Data Analytics, Data Analytics, Information Visualization, and others.

Elective Courses (18 credits)

Technical Electives

  • Applied Data Science
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Data Analytics
  • Information Visualization
  • Data Warehouse
  • Introduction to Database Management Systems
  • Analytical Data Mining
  • Database Administration Concepts & DB Mgt
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Object-oriented programming in C++
  • Software Engineering

Sample Business Electives

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Finance
  • Taxes & Business Strategy
  • Project Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Derivatives
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Investment Analysis
  • Lean Six Sigma

Course Catalog

Visit our Course Catalog for full course descriptions, video introductions, and course objectives for each available BusinessAnalytics@Syracuse course.

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