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MS in Business Analytics

Gain skills to thrive in the data-driven business world

Learn to use data to make complex business decisions with the STEM-designated Master of Science-Business: Operations and Technology Management: Business Analytics. You’ll use cutting-edge tools to hone your analytical skills and business acumen. This one-year Wisconsin School of Business program prepares students to seize opportunities in the fast-growing world of turning data into decisions.

The curriculum includes:

  • Data acquisition, analysis, and visualization
  • Machine learning, experimental design, and optimization
  • Descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytical approaches
  • R/Python/SQL/Tableau

You will also benefit from experiential learning through real-world consulting projects, and choose electives from various industry-specific analytics courses.

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Be the Data-Driven Decision-Maker Companies Seek


Businesses are rapidly changing. They need critical thinkers who can keep up. The Wisconsin School of Business’ master’s in business analytics is an answer to industry’s demand for nimble, analytical professionals who can analyze data and present solutions. Business analytics offers exceptional career opportunities. Companies increasingly rely on data analysts to convert data into actionable insights to remain competitive.

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