12 months
15583 USD/year
15583 USD/year
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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. 


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: 

  • Statistics
  • 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


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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Rolling admission for national students.


33 SCH



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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

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    15583 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15583 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    15583 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15583 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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