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Business Analytics

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Master Online
12 months
Duration
15583 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Business Analytics program at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will prepare students to solve problems in business and organizational contexts which require the application of information systems to carry out sophisticated business analytics techniques. 

Overview

The 100% online Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley AACSB-accredited Robert C. Vackar College of Business & Entrepreneurship enables data-driven thinkers develop their abilities to transform complex data into insights that guide their organizations in making more educated, actionable decisions – skills required for success in today's competitive job market.

Key Features 

  • Students will be knowledgeable and skilled in data selection, collection, preparation and storage, visualization, and analysis using data analytics techniques such as data mining, machine learning, text mining, social media analytics, big data, and enterprise analytics. Students will obtain hands-on experience with cutting-edge analytics tools and software such as R, Python and Tableau. 
  • Our graduates can find diverse careers in the business analytics profession such as data analysts, business analytics consultants, business intelligence analysts, business analytics manager, big data analytics specialists, data scientists and predictive modelers.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Statistical Foundations
  • Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing
  • Developing Customized Solutions for Business Analytics
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Mining for Business Analytics
  • Machine Learning for Business Analytics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in a similar or related field.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • GMAT or GRE. GMAT and GRE test scores are valid for 5 years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15583 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15583 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15583 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15583 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

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