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The mission of the Master of Science Program in Business Analytics (M.S. in Business Analytics) at Benedictine University is to leverage information technology and business thinking to turn data into actional intelligence.
Our graduate business analytics program is a STEM-designated program with CIP code 52.1399 Management Science and Qualitative Methods.
Students will be expected to:
Our program's commitment to individual development is the basis for the professional achievements of its graduates. This approach gives students a unique opportunity to interact with graduate students in all our business and management programs.
The educational approach of the program emphasizes practical application of technical tools and management theories to a variety of hypothetical and real-life data problems. Students gain an appreciation for the complexity of challenges associated with business analytics through group interaction, comprehensive projects, case analysis, research, and active participation in the sharing of individual experiences. This variety of teaching methods prepares students to be leaders in the 21st century.
The program's classes are ideal for those who seek flexibility in their course schedules and plan to register as either a full or part-time student. Courses are taught in eight-week terms and are held one evening per week (Monday through Thursday) or on several Saturdays. Some courses are also available online.
The M.S. in Business Analytics program requires 33 semester credit hours of core coursework as well as nine semeseter hours of foundation course work.
Our courses are scheduled so that a student may complete the program in approximately two years by taking two courses per semester.
Foundation Courses (may be waived, each course is 3 credits)
Core Courses (33 semester credit hours, each course is 3 credits)
Project management is an in-demand skill set, spanning all industries and sectors of business. Project Management leadership is a highly sought-after skill as intense global competition demands and new projects and business development be completed on time and within budget. Courses offer the student an understanding of organizational behavior as it relates to the individual, effective team-building skills, conflict management and resolution, as well as skills to effectively manage the financial side of projects.
Required courses (each course is 3 credits):
Digital marketing uses social media platforms to engage your audience - customers, clients, stakeholders - to build your brand. Increased web traffic leads to increased sales. Advertising on various social media platforms is analyzed. Publishing content on social media platforms is considered. Listening to your audience is also examined.
Required courses (each course is 3 credits)
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Specialized Computer Classrooms