M.Sc. On Campus Blended

Business Analytics

Mercer University

15 months
10788 USD/year
10788 USD/year
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Mercer University’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program is designed for the detail-oriented problem solver seeking to pursue or advance their career in the growing field of business analytics. 


Key facts

The Mercer University’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program combines business education with data retrieval, analysis, and presentation skills that prepare students to analyze, synthesize, and visually present data effectively in a business setting. Background knowledge or experience in business analytics is not required.

Prepare for Today’s Workforce

Through Mercer’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program, students are equipped with in-demand skills and knowledge required for success in the industry:
  • Learn to effectively manage and manipulate data for informed decision making
  • Increase understanding of statistics and methodologies including linear regression, cluster analysis, and multiple regression
  • Gain experience using statistical software packages such as STATA, R, and SPSS
  • Develop data visualization skills and present results to others with Tableau and Power BI

The M.S. in Business Analytics is offered on Mercer’s Atlanta campus in two cohort delivery models: a weekday format consisting of on-campus classes that is completed in 16 months, and a weekend format that combines Saturday classes with online meetings that is completed in 15 months.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Legal and Ethical Issues Affecting Big Data
  • Data Management and SQL 
  • Applied Data Analysis and Simulations
  • Visual Reporting and Communication
  • Advanced Business Statistics
  • Marketing and Social Media Analytics
  • Data Mining
  • Financial Analytics 
  • Data Driven Decision Making and Optimization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH

Total Degree Requirements: 30-39 hours


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Submit all of the following items to complete your application to the program:

  • Stetson-Hatcher School of Business Application for Admission
  • $50 Non-refundable Application Fee ($100 for international applicants)
  • Official GMAT or GRE Test Score
  • Transcripts from All Previously Attended Institutions
  • Current Résumé

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

  • Evaluation of Foreign Credentials
  • Official Translations
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      10788 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5394 USD per semester during 15 months.
    • National

      10788 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5394 USD per semester during 15 months.

    Living costs for Doraville

    900 - 1400 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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