The Part-Time MS in Business Analytics is a rigorous graduate program for analytical thinkers with an interest in business. Qualified applicants should demonstrate a capacity for intense academic study, a propensity for mathematics and programming, and a basic understanding of business fundamentals.

Who Should Apply?

Candidates with analytical backgrounds are eligible for the program. Ideal candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Undergraduate study in economics, mathematics, engineering, business, computer science, statistics, or related field
  • Demonstrates aptitude for excelling in a demanding academic setting
  • Some computer programming experience strongly preferred
  • At least one-semester college level calculus course with a grade "C" or better required
  • Work experience is not required, but preferred

Note: International students who require F-1 visa are not eligible for the Part-Time MSBA program. 

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The Part-Time MS in Business Analytics program begins only in Fall semester. The Part-Time MSBA program does not have a start date in Spring or Summer semesters.

Round 1 Application Deadline: December 1, 2015
Round 2 Application Deadline: February 1, 2016
Round 3 Application Deadline: April 1, 2016
Round 4 Application Deadline: June 1, 2016
NEW Round 5 Application Deadline: July 15, 2016

Applications received after the Round 5 deadline will be considered on a space available basis.

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Have questions? Email us at ptmsba@umn.edu or call 612-625-5555.

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