What is Business Analytics?

Business Analytics is a study of business intelligence involving collecting business data through statistical and operation analysis using skills, technology application and processes by an organization to identify weaknesses in existing process and highlight essential data which will enable an organization or firm prepare for future growth and challenges. Business Analytics is used to evaluate an entire company’s operations process from sales to product development and customer service so as to maximize the value delivered by an organization to its stakeholders.

The speed Advantage


  • High Income
  • Employment opportunities within and outside the U.S. in any business organization
  • Global in sales and marketing
  • #3 best new job in the U.S. with 18.7% job growth (Money.CNN.com)
  • Latest technology strategies in market and competitive operations and advantage.

Note to International Students:

The MS in Business Analytics degree is an approved Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program. International students with the MS in Business Analytics degree are eligible to work for up to 36 months under the Optional Practical Training program. Please contact the International Student Services Office for more details.