STEM Certified
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    Leverage analytics and data to
    deliver business-critical solutions.

STEM Certified

Be on the forefront of Big Data with a W. P. Carey Master of Science in Business Analytics (MS-BA) degree. This explosion of Big Data impacts every part of the global economy, making business analytics specialists one of the fastest-growing careers in our economy. You'll learn to derive value from data and modeling, lead data-driven analyses, and create a critical business advantage.

The STEM-certified W. P. Carey MS-BA allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension for up to 36 months. This longer work authorization term may help international students gain additional real-world skills and experience in the U.S.

MS-BA fast facts


Hired W. P. Carey MS-BA graduates in 2017




data and analytics courses, including an applied project

Best Grad Schools U.S. News Business 2019

No. 1 Most innovative university

No. 3 Supply chain management

No. 18 Information systems

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Mark your calendar

Round III application deadline
Feb. 5, 2019

Scholarship application deadline
April 2, 2019

Round IV application deadline
June 4, 2019

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Application Tips Webinar

December 19, 2018
8:30am to 9:30am

MSBA Webinar: Current Student Panel

January 14, 2019
8:30am to 9:30am