There’s never been a better time to study business analytics. Business analytics careers are booming across the fields of information technology, financial services, healthcare, and biotech. In fact, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster-than-average growth in jobs for management, market research, operations research, and financial analysts.
This program will give you the skills you need to pursue a career in data science. If you’re already working as an engineer, mathematician, physicist, computer programmer, or other high-tech professional, you can change or advance your career with this degree.
Given its Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) designation, this graduate program allows international students to possibly extend their Optional Practical Training period after graduating.
The Suffolk Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program, new for fall 2017, was launched by the Information Systems and Operation Management department in response to the growing demand for professionals with big data skills.
As todays organizations collect and generate ever-increasing amounts of data, the ability to turn that data into actionable insights is a significant business advantage. The MBA/MSBA dual degree will enable you to leverage the technology of data analysis to make better strategic decisions.
Pairing an advanced accounting degree with the MSBA will give you the uniquely powerful ability to manage and leverage financial data within accounting and regulatory frameworks.
When you combine Suffolk's robust business analytics program with our competitive, hands-on MSF curriculum, you'll gain a formidable dual degree credential that will open a wide range of career possibilities, including work as a CFA or a financial risk manager.