MS in Business Analytics

Become a big data specialist—a competitive advantage in every aspect of business

With an MS in Business Analytics, you’ll be able to strategically position yourself as a brand analytics manager, e-commerce project manager, web metrics analyst, or a consultant to senior decision makers. You’ll be in demand as businesses around the world seek to leverage data to innovate and stay competitive. As one of the first top-ranked schools to offer an MS in Business Analytics, Kelley sets the pace in this field.

Complete this 30 credit-hour degree in 15 months to three years, and graduate prepared to:

  • Make business decisions based on analytic modeling
  • Think strategically in management situations
  • Unlock valuable statistical information from any dataset
  • Develop analytical models to provide solutions across multiple business functional areas

If you have an undergraduate degree in business, economics, information technology, engineering, or statistics, an MS in Business Analytics can refine your focus as a specialist. If you have an MBA, this degree will help you develop more in-depth analytical expertise.

Application deadline

June 15

Starting Term: Fall 2022

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Your complete application (including all Phase 1 and 2 components) must be submitted by this date.

More information? Contact or 877-785-4713.

Respected degree

Upon graduation, you’ll receive a Master of Science from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business—the same degree students studying on the IU campus receive.

BUEX-C531Introduction to Business Analytics3
BUKD-C520Quantitative Analysis3
BUEX-C533Data Warehousing and Visualization3
BUKD-C580Operations Management3
BUEX-C534Simulation and Optimization for Business Analytics3
BUKD-C527Business Econometrics3
BUKD-C528Predictive Analytics for Business Strategy3
BUEX-C535Developing Value through Business Analytics Applications3
BUKD-C565Thinking Strategically: Game Theory and Business Strategy3
BUKD-C570Strategic Marketing Management3

Total Credits for Program: 30

Note: Subject to change. 

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