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Business Administration (Business Data Analytics emphasis)

Univeristy of Wisconsin - Whitewater

M.B.A.
24 months
Duration
1057 USD/credit
1057 USD/credit
527 USD/credit
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About

The Business Data Analytics emphasis prepares students for managerial positions that require knowledge, experience, and a solid foundation in data mining and analytics in an organization. The emphasis addresses Data Analytics from a business perspective and focuses on strategic use of technology and data for competitive advantage. 

Overview

The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree program is designed for individuals who find themselves at a point in their careers where continued professional development requires a refined understanding of management and working knowledge of the multiple functions and processes within organizations. Students complete Common Body of Knowledge and Breadth courses, and select courses from the emphasis area. The MBA curriculum is designed around a case study approach where students learn how planning, policy, decision-making, and human behavior interact with external variables to influence organizational success. Students will develop skills in collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data, as well as, conceptualizing, evaluating, and implementing solutions as are necessary in addressing complex unstructured business problems.

The programme

The emphasis addresses Data Analytics from a business perspective and focuses on strategic use of technology and data for competitive advantage. A UW-Whitewater MBA with Business Data Analytics emphasis equips students for leadership roles in the area of business analytics that is essential for strategic use of structured and unstructured data to enhance business performance. Students have the opportunity to choose electives that address contemporary business data analytics topics such as data management, data mining, business intelligence, process innovation, and digital marketing..

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Accounting foundations
  • Statistics foundations
  • Economics foundations
  • Financial management
  • Technology and information systems
  • Operations management
  • Marketing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3.5
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Meet the UW-Whitewater graduate admissions policy
Satisfy one of the following
  • Earned an AACSB accredited undergraduate business degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Earned an undergraduate degree with a 3.5 GPA or higher
  • Have at least 4 years of professional work experience and an undergraduate degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Have 7 or more years of professional work experience
  • Served or serving in the US Military with qualified active duty
  • Earned a graduate degree from a regionally accredited US or an equivalent institution
  • Hold a College of Business and Economics approved professional certification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1057 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1057 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1057 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1057 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    527 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 527 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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