Barney School of Business

Master of Science in Business Analytics

Our Master of Science in Business Analytics program prepares you for a career in this growing field, or for other jobs requiring you to use analytics to make business decisions.

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Quick Facts
  • 30 credits (10 courses)
  • 100% Online or On-Campus
  • Part-Time or Full-Time
  • Fall, Spring and Summer start
  • Rolling Admission
  • Capstone Project
  • STEM Designated
  • Affordable Tuition
  • Course Catalog

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About the Program

Take your classes online or on campus, and set a schedule that works for you. Since each course is only 7 weeks long, you can finish a 10-course degree in less than two years.

This program is designed to give you a strong understanding of the fundamentals of analytics. Obtain the necessary quantitative, analytical, and visualization and presentation skills to advance your career in the growing "big data" business culture.


The Barney School of Business Master of Science in Business Analytics is a 30-credit hour program consisting of seven core courses, two electives, and an application-based, broadly integrated, capstone course.

For more information, and to see a complete list of degree requirements, visit the Course Catalog.

Core Requirements

  • Introduction and Applications to Analytics in Business
  • Managerial Statistics and Analytics
  • Introduction to Business Analytics and Data Management
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Business Data Mining
  • Strategic Business Analytics
  • Data Visualization


  • Business Forecasting
  • Coding and Programming
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Risk Management
  • Project Risk Management

Career Outlook

Companies need employees who can use data to improve efficiency and increase revenue. Get ready for these in-demand jobs, including:

  • Management Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Cyber Intelligence Analyst
  • Market Research Analyst

Admission Overview

The Barney School adheres to the standards of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—International (AACSB) and reserves admission to students showing high promise of success in postgraduate business study.

To assess the potential of candidates for admission, we look carefully at scores on the GMAT and performance in undergraduate and other graduate programs, as well as the motivation of the applicant as evidenced in the letter of intent.

Additional Admission Information

  • Complete an on-line application and pay a $50 application fee
  • Send official transcripts of all previous baccalaureate and graduate study
  • Take and send the results of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
  • Write a letter of intent and résumé

GMAT waivers based on substantive work experience may be granted in extraordinary circumstances. At a minimum, applicants requesting a GMAT experience waiver must have at least 3 years of significant work experience and/or a GPA of 3.0+. Each request is individually evaluated through a personal interview.

The GMAT examination has a flexible schedule of test dates. Students may call test centers and arrange for individual computerized testing. The University of Hartford’s code is XBBNR25. Scores are available within a few weeks. GMAT scores are valid for five years.

If you are an international student, please read about additional requirements.

STEM Designated Program

This is a STEM Designated program, providing interdisciplinary technical and mathematical skills, as well as the business acumen needed to help solve complex business issues and help navigate the future of business.

STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) Designated Degree Programs are designated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. By enrolling in and finishing a STEM Designated program, international students may be able to stay in the United States for an extended period of time to meet the demand for workers with these skills.
Fall 2020/spring 2021 tuition rates for the Business Analytics program are below:
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Master in Science in Business Analytics

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