Business Analytics

Drexel University

M.Sc. Blended
18 months
1139 USD/credit
1139 USD/credit
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Drexel University LeBow College of Business’ STEM-designated Master of Science in Business Analytics program is built to empower you to influence critical strategic decisions using data-driven insights. Through the Center for Business Analytics, you’ll have access to customized corporate consulting opportunities and work alongside faculty experts in a world-class facility.


The Drexel University - LeBow College of Business’ STEM-designated Master of Science in Business Analytics program covers the entire lifecycle of data analysis. 

Utilizing a variety of methods and modeling, this market-driven program prepares you to influence decision-making, strategy and operations with fact-based insights and an in-depth understanding of business performance analysis. 

Cutting-edge technology such as neural networks and knowledge graphs are infused throughout the curriculum. Located in Philadelphia with easy access to New York City and DC, this program prepares you for a wide variety of analytical and tech-savvy careers, including business analyst, analytics consultant, solutions architect, business intelligence developer and more.

Drexel LeBow’s MS in Business Analytics program is also highly flexible, providing you with the ability to tailor your program of study to your career goals and pursue various graduate minors from across the university, including marketing, digital supply chain, computer science and finance.

For over 100 years, Drexel University has been a pioneer in industry-driven education. This philosophy is at the core of the MS in Business Analytics program which focuses on practical application. 

The Center for Business Analytics acts as a hub for the program, providing a platform for faculty, industry experts and student collaboration across disciplines. 


You’ll have the opportunity to engage in professional development and hands-on learning opportunities through consulting projects, simulations, talks and lectures from industry leaders through the Business Analytics Speaker Series and more. 

Our MS in Business Analytics program helps you build your connections by providing access to our global alumni network of over 40,000 professionals who are transforming their careers and industries. 


Drexel University LeBow College of Business is among the elite to be accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aligning Information Systems and Business Strategies
  • Managerial Decision Models and Simulation
  • Statistics for Business Analytics
  • Predictive Business Analytics with Relational Database Data
  • Python Programming for Business Applications
  • Multivariate Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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.
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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application 
  • An application fee of $65 U.S. is required. Fees are waived if you attend an open house or information session prior to submitting an application.
  • Official transcripts must be provided for each institution attended. Transcripts must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the university seal over the flap.
  • Two letters of recommendation. Professional recommendations are preferred. 
  • Professional resume
  • Essay
  • International applicants must submit I-20/DS-2019 documents after admission and confirmation to the program.
  • GMAT or GRE is acceptable for consideration. GMAT is preferred. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1139 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1139 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    1139 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1139 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


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