The MS in Business Analytics program at the GW School of Business

Academic Program

From the fundamentals to advanced techniques, our comprehensive curriculum provides students with the skills they'll need to develop and apply modern data-driven solutions.

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Admission to the MSBA program is competitive. Applicants must present a bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university and meet the minimum requirements.

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Tuition and Financial Planning

From scholarships and fellowships to loans and work-study, a variety of resources are available to help finance your degree.

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Connect With Us

Join our LinkedIn group to connect, network, and get acquainted with fellow GWSB grad students in your academic program, and learn about upcoming professional development opportunities, student engagement events, online events and more. Please note: this group is only open to current students and alumni.

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Learn About Business Analytics at GWSB

In this episode of the GWSB Proud podcast, we discuss the fast-changing world of business analytics as well as the difference between a traditional data science role in an organization and one of a business analyst. We learn about how the newly revised MS in Business Analytics program at the GW School of Business has been shaped to respond to innovations in the field and the new demands of industry. The difference between our two related graduate certificates, Analytics for Managers and Business Analytics, also is explained.

Joining us in the studio are Dr. Murat Tarimcilar, professor and faculty director of the Department of Decision Sciences; Brian Murrow, adjunct professor and managing partner at Cherry Bekaert; and Alfred Hull, GWSB alumnus and senior data scientist at the Department of the Army.


Read a transcript of this episode with Prof. Murat Tarimcilar, Brian Murrow and Alfred Hull