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Location Analytics, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
, CA,
The University of Redlands MBA with a concentration in location analytics (formerly an emphasis in GIS) equips students with the skills to unlock the potential of spatial data, solve real-world problems, and gain competitive advantage in today’s business world.


The University of Redlands MBA with a concentration in location analytics combines advanced business competencies with focused use of location analytics concepts and techniques. Graduates are prepared to use the power of location intelligence to lead 21st century businesses and organizations by mastering the skills to:

  • Incorporate location analytics into different areas of business, including marketing, operations, sales, information systems, finance, and human resources
  • Identify the role location analytics can play in different business sectors for competitive advantage on a local, regional, national, and global scale
  • Employ location intelligence to strengthen critical thinking and empower managers and leaders to make more effective decisions


The MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Location Analytics and Marketing 
  • Spatial Analysis of Global Business
  • Location Analytics and Decision-Making 
  • Managing and Leading the Contemporary Spatial Business

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 to 48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

A completed, application, including:

  • Official transcript(s) for each institution from which you earned a degree
  • Current resume
  • Graduate essay
  • International Student Supplement (part of the online application)
  • Transcripts/Credentials evaluated by the International Education Research Foundation (IERF)
  • Certificate of Finances and supporting financial documentation 
  • Scan or photocopy of biographical page from your passport and your dependents’ passports (if you will bring dependents)
  • Transfer Eligibility Form (only F-1 and J-1 transfer students now studying in the US)
  • If you plan to bring a spouse, we must receive a copy of your marriage certificate in English. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    846 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 846 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    846 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 846 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Redlands

  • 1100 - 1600 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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