Master of Science in Applied Business Analytics
Boston University

Program Details

The online MS in Applied Business Analytics Management degree provides the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with a variety of analytical models and decision-support tools, which they can apply to interlinked data-inputs and large data sets in the areas of marketing, operations, product and technology innovations, financial services, and others.

Boston University’s applied business analytics curriculum covers advanced software tools and functions, such as:

  • Descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive modeling
  • Text and data mining
  • Visual analytics
  • Business simulations

Graduates of the program will be able to analyze data-driven business processes, select appropriate analytical methods to monitor and identify performance issues, prescribe possible outcomes, and propose optimal data-based solutions.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A self-evaluation
  • Current resume
  • Official transcript(s) from each college and graduate school attended

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education