Online M.S. in Business Analytics

Join a Growing Field While Continuing to Work Full Time

Syracuse University’s AACSB-accredited Whitman School of Management offers our M.S. in Business Analytics program online, taught with the same curriculum content as on campus. You will integrate predictive analysis, data modeling, and information systems skills to turn complex data into actionable decisions for your organization.

It’s an exciting time to enter the field of business analytics, with the operations research analyst role expected to grow 27 percent between 2016 and 2026.1 The online Master of Science in Business Analytics allows you to continue working while developing the expertise you need to pursue roles across many industries.

Graduates of the online program have accepted roles at organizations such as Northrop Grumman, the U.S. Marine Corps, and Warner Bros.

GMAT/GRE waiver for qualified applicants As few as 18 months
to complete

Electives to Fit Your Interests

You will take half of your 36 required credits as electives. Depending on your interests, you can take courses from the Whitman School of Management, the School of Information Studies, and the College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Technical Electives

Advance your ability to analyze complex data sets with courses focused on big data analytics, information visualization, natural language processing, and software engineering.

Business Electives

Enhance your business acumen and ability to communicate recommendations with classes in financial accounting, project management, marketing research, and Lean Six Sigma.

An Engaging Learning Experience

The online program enables you to earn an esteemed Whitman degree without attending classes on campus.

Live, online classes:
Attend face-to-face classes with peers and faculty and connect with small groups of students during breakout sessions.

Career resources:
Take advantage of one-on-one career coaching, resume review, and a self-directed career development course.

Multimedia coursework:
Complete assignments on the go using our mobile app and arrange study groups through the online platform.

WeWork membership:
Access hundreds of dedicated WeWork workspaces, with Wi-Fi and refreshments, as part of your student benefits.

1 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Operations Research Analyst, Occupational Outlook Handbook (visited June 4, 2019) Return to footnote reference