Earn a Degree in Data Analytics While You Work
Rapid technological change has enabled more companies to harness troves of data that could be used to make smarter business decisions. Professionals who can analyze and unlock the value in that data are destined to lead businesses across industries. The Carlson School's Master of Applied Business Analytics offers world-class analytics education with the flexibility working professionals need.
Finish in 2 years: begin in September, study while you work
The program is 32 credits in total. Complete 2-3 classes per week.
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Flexible Data Analytics Courses for Working Professionals
As companies seek to leverage data-driven decision making, data literacy has become a prerequisite for business leaders across roles and industries. Master of Applied Business Analytics students augment their experience with in-depth study of data analytics applied to today's business problems.
Capstone Project in Business Analytics
The capstone experience is the culmination of the Master of Applied Business Analytics program and will challenge students to leverage the tools they've obtained throughout the program to address a business problem using data analytics. The capstone is a hands-on project course that includes integrative application of the analytics methodologies, techniques, and tools learned throughout the program in the context of a specific problem.
Students will engage in an experiential learning application of the analytics methodologies, techniques, and tools learned throughout the program to a real-world problem. The final project will consist of the development and presentation of results, interpretations, insights, and recommendations.