Specialized Master in Business Analytics
In a world powered by big data, performing sophisticated and systematic analyses of information is highly valued. The Fisher College of Business Specialized Master in Business Analytics (SMB-A) provides the know-how to effectively harness, interpret, and analyze this data. It equips students with an understanding of the science of data analytics and its implication for business innovation, productivity and growth. Although open to all students, this STEM-designated degree is targeted mainly at working professionals who are looking to acquire graduate-level knowledge and credentials in business analytics in order to accelerate their careers or execute a career shift into this growing field. The program uses a hybrid delivery format and features a required capstone project using real data from corporate partners.
The program has a hybrid course delivery format, blending a mix of ¾ online instruction with ¼ on-campus Saturday-only class meetings involving in-depth discussion, live demonstration and explorations of subjects and hands-on individual and group exercises.