Master of Science in Computer Information Technology / Business Analysis
Purdue University

Program Details

Business analysts can play a vital role in connecting the business and IT roles of an organization. The master’s degree in Information Technology focusing on Business Analysis prepares students to successfully lead project initiatives through their understanding of how to translate business needs into technical solutions.

Students in this online master’s degree in business analytics gain knowledge in the structure, policies, and operations of a business. Coursework prepares students to sit for IIBA and PMI certification exams. This online IT degree covers a wide range of topics including data analytics, IT law and ethics, risk management, professional research and communication, and project quality management.

This degree can benefit professionals in positions such as:

  • System analyst
  • Project manager
  • Domain consultant
  • Business solutions analyst
  • Management consultant
  • Market research analyst
  • Project portfolio manager

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • A minimum of two years of industry experience in an IT-related position is required.