Master of Business Administration / Business Analytics
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

Throughout Penn State’s online MBA, you will work as part of a team, learn how to lead a team and create business solutions using teamwork.  You will learn how to apply your comprehensive knowledge from all business disciplines and apply these solutions to real-life scenarios.  With a concentration in Business Analytics, you will add the element of data analysis to these strategic business solutions, in your studies and in your profession.  Coursework in Penn State’s MBA in Business Analytics includes:

  • Business strategies for data analytics
  • Predicative analytics for business
  • Prescription analytics for business

A key component of the online MBA program at Penn State is a 5-day residency where you will meet members of your team — your cohort and your professors.  Although this program enables you to work asynchronously, completely on your own schedule, there are also opportunities to participate in group discussions and engage your classmates in synchronous learning environments.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Portfolio, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires participation in either an on-campus or virtual residency
  • GRE/GMAT waiver available for eligible applicants