Build Your Business Analytics Expertise
As companies generate and utilize increasing amounts of data at ever-faster rates, the need for business analytics professionals is growing. Integrating theory and practice, UMass Lowell’s M.S. in Business Analytics program provides students with a solid foundation of analytical skills that can be used to solve real-world problems at both private and public firms in a diverse range of fields including healthcare, government, telecommunications, e-commerce, transportation and manufacturing.
With this online Master’s Degree in Business Analytics, you will learn techniques that will enable you to deliver evidence-based insights that inform business strategy and improve outcomes in many different areas including management, operations, sales, finance, marketing, human resources, product development and information technology.
Experts predict that in the next 10 years, hundreds of thousands of new jobs will be created in the domain of business analytics — which encompasses numerous areas of specialization including management analytics, marketing analytics, computers systems analytics, and operations analytics to name a few.
The program is offered through UMass Lowell's Manning School of Business, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) — an elite distinction earned by less than five percent of business schools worldwide.
Open the Door to a variety of Opportunities
Companies who hire business analytics professionals — often with starting salaries above $90,000 — include Raytheon, Amazon, UPS, McKinsey & Co., FedEx, United Health Group, Massachusetts General Hospital, GE Energy Management and more.
Graduates of UMass Lowell’s Master’s Degree in Business Analytics can pursue a variety of career paths including: