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Delivered by the highly ranked W. P. Carey Departments of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MS‑BA) was one of the first business analytics master’s degrees in the U.S. The curriculum is informed by industry partners to ensure its applicability in the real world, builds on your quantitative skills, and develops the analytics depth you need to make an immediate impact in your career.

Program overview

The W. P. Carey MS‑BA is designed for recent college graduates with a strong quantitative background. Previous work experience is not required. The program starts in August, and features a hybrid of live, virtual classes in the evenings and periodic Saturday immersion sessions held in person at the ASU California Center in downtown Los Angeles.

Combining the latest developments in industry with a strong foundation in research and cross-disciplinary application, the MS‑BA in Los Angeles will deepen your quantitative and analytical skills, and you’ll discover how to derive value from data and modeling, lead data-driven analyses, and create a business advantage across markets and industries.

At this time, ASU is unable to sponsor international F1 students at our L.A. campus.

Curriculum

Combining the latest developments in industry with a strong foundation in research and cross-disciplinary application, the MS‑BA will deepen your quantitative and analytical skills, and you’ll discover how to derive value from data and modeling, lead data-driven analyses, and create a business advantage across markets and industries.

Learn more about the MS-BA in L.A. curriculum

Course schedule

The MS-BA in L.A. is designed for busy working professionals looking to gain the necessary skills to move their career forward. The 12-month curriculum is delivered on an innovative schedule. Take classes virtually through ASU Sync live on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 10 p.m. Then, every quarter, you’ll meet on consecutive Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the ASU California Center in downtown Los Angeles.

The Saturday schedule for business analytics students starting in Fall 2022 is:

  • August 20 and 27
  • October 22 and 29
  • January 14 and 21
  • March 18 and 25
  • June 3 and 10

Faculty

Learn from dedicated, passionate teachers, practitioners and thought leaders. As world-renowned researchers and experts who consult companies around the globe, W. P. Carey faculty bring learning to life. W. P. Carey faculty members regularly contribute to and edit prestigious academic journals, and their expertise is sought by such media outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg Businessweek, USA Today, CNN, and NPR.

View our directory to learn more about esteemed faculty members of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.