10 months
71000 USD/year
71000 USD/year
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The Business Analytics program of University of Rochester provides training in Python, R, and Tableau to help you leverage the big-data insights that companies need.


Key facts

Our expertise in analytics, coupled with our economics-based curriculum, gives you the theories and practical frameworks to be a sought-after analyst.

Accelerate your program completion with our non-internship track, or gain real-world experience with an expanded internship option. Simon's MSBA program is STEM-designated, allowing international students to stay in the US for up to 36 months.

The curriculum of the Business Analytics program of University of Rochester is designed to provide you with a strong foundation in both analytics and business–covering statistics, analytics, and core business areas; building a solid platform for a successful career and life-long learning, while simultaneously developing hands-on skills and expertise to jump start your career.

Career Paths

At the intersection of business and technology is business analytics—an increasingly valued set of skills in today's data-driven workplace.

The MS in Business Analytics program at Simon Business School prepares you for the challenges of analyzing complex sets of data and applying those findings to make critical and strategic business decisions. Graduates from this program are prepared to work in a variety of industries and roles, including:

  • Business intelligence
  • Pricing and revenue analytics
  • Product modeling
  • Risk management
  • Strategic analytics
  • Strategic management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Statistics for MS Students Using R
  • Programming for Analytics
  • Economics and Marketing Strategy for MS Students
  • Business Analytics
  • Predictive and Causal Analytics in R
  • Analytics Design and Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • Current résumé and work history 
  • One required essay (250-500 word limit)
  • Applicant interesting fact (25 word limit)
  • School-issued official transcripts, scanned and uploaded for each college attended
  • Test-taker results for GMAT or GRE (including Analytical Writing Assessment), scanned and uploaded
  • Contact information for two references who can provide a professional recommendation, if contacted
  • $90 application fee
  • Test-taker results for TOEFL or IELTS, scanned and uploaded
  • InitialView interview and writing sample (optional)

Tuition Fee

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    71000 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 71000 USD per year during 10 months.
  • National

    71000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 71000 USD per year during 10 months.

Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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