Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence in Business MS-AIB

Lead transformation with a master’s degree in artificial intelligence for business from the highly ranked W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. You will learn to leverage AI mindfully in organizations — as well as enhance operations and customer experiences with technology — while preparing to drive intentional change across industries.


The goal of the MS-AIB curriculum is to equip leaders with a business-aligned framework and strategies for implementing AI — delivering both technical skills and business skills to design, deploy, and apply AI mindfully in diverse business contexts. You will learn to understand and plan for the implications and possibilities enabled by artificial intelligence, in addition to the importance of governance, ethics, and principled innovation.

Students take classes in person at ASU’s Tempe campus and complete the full-time program in 9 months. Core courses cover a variety of relevant topics, including foundational knowledge of AI, AI applications and impacts, machine learning in business, enterprise systems and process evolution, transforming business with AI, enterprise data analytics, AI and data analytics strategy, and more.

MS-AIB fast facts

9 months
Full-time program length; start in August 2024

Expanded career opportunities for international students

The ASU master’s degree in AI for business is recognized by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency as a STEM-designated degree program. The STEM designation allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension, up to 36 months, as compared to 12 months for non-STEM degrees.

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Tempe Campus

Enjoy life on the ASU Tempe campus — in the middle of a vibrant metropolis, with access to major hiring companies, year-round activities, and the beautiful desert southwest.

Explore everything ASU has to offer

The W. P. Carey School of Business is committed to building a community Where Business is Personal. Through small classes, team-based learning, and individualized attention every step of the way, your experience in the MS-AIB program is uniquely your own.

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How to apply

Take note of application deadlines, join us for an upcoming admissions event, and start your W. P. Carey journey. We look forward to meeting you!

Application deadlines

Round I

Dec. 1, 2023

Round II (Int'l. priority)

Feb. 1, 2024

Round III (Int'l. final)

April 1, 2024

Round IV (Final)

July 1, 2024

Note: Applications for Fall 2024 admission will be accepted on a rolling basis until July 15, 2024.

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Cost and financial aid

Paying for your degree is one of the most critical steps in your decision to go to business school. Work with us to find the right solution for you, whether it’s scholarships, graduate assistantships, or loans.

Fall 2024 admits

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Career management

The W. P. Carey Career Services Center provides innovative resources and career programming you can access throughout your time at ASU and also after you graduate. More than 650 organizations in over 35 industries partner directly with our Employer Engagement team to recruit W. P. Carey talent.

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What can I do with an AI business degree?

Pursuing a graduate business degree in artificial intelligence will help you develop the specific analytical thinking, creative thinking, and technology literacy skills needed to succeed in emerging AI roles — which are increasingly top-of-mind for leading organizations.

According to the World Economic Forum’s 2023 Future of Jobs Report, AI and machine learning specialists are among the fastest-growing job categories. Significantly, 75% of the surveyed companies plan to adopt AI technologies within the next five years and half of these companies anticipate that AI will be a key driver of job growth.

Put the power of W. P. Carey to work for you