Goizueta’s xMSBA: MS in Business Analytics for Working Professionals combines business, data, and technology to develop advanced data analytics skills to see a data problem from every angle and find innovative business solutions. Enhance your expertise in machine learning, artificial intelligence, cloud analytics, and counterfactual analyses through visualization to advance your career.
MS in Business Analytics for working professionals
Data is Everywhere. Insights are Everything.
Months to CompletionJuly - May
Immersive Residencies2 in Atlanta + 2 Global
Core & Elective Courses8 Core + 2 Electives
Advanced Analytics CoreDevelop advanced analytical skills in machine learning, artificial intelligence, cloud analytics, and data visualization.
Cloud Computing BasedBecome an expert on working with big data on the cloud using AWS SQL & NoSQL, Hadoop, Pig and Spark.
Intimate Learning CommunityLearn within an intimate learning community where you will be guided by both industry mentors and academic experts—the same faculty who teach in the full-time MSBA.
Convenient ScheduleClasses meet on campus on alternate Wednesday and Friday evenings (6:30-9:15pm) and Saturdays (9am - 6pm) with livestream for global participation.
At the Nexus of Business, Data, and Technology
Designed for Experienced Data, IT, & Business Analytics Professionals
In our innovative xMSBA program, we bring together knowledge from three fields—management, information systems/computer science, and applied statistics—to solve business problems. By combining leading edge data and technology skills with fundamental business skills, you will be able to enhance your value to your organization by making value-based decisions.
Unique Format Designed for Working Professionals
Evening & Weekend Classes + Global Streaming
Designed to accommodate busy working professionals, on-campus classes meet on alternate Wednesday and Friday evenings (6:30-9:15pm) and Saturdays (9am - 6pm) with classes livestreamed for those outside of Atlanta/global participants. You'll also immerse yourself in two six-day Atlanta residencies and two three-day global residencies. Residencies are schedule so that you only need to take six days off of work in a calendar year.
Taking the Classroom to the Workplace
A Hands-on Approach to Learning
Project-based learning is at the heart of our xMSBA program. We make sure you’ll work with real data and actual clients as much as possible. From global residencies to the advanced business analytics practicum, gain a unique perspective and advanced understanding of how to leverage data and technology to solve business problems. And you'll be able to apply these lessons on the job the next day.