Learn to harness data, discover insights and apply it to business.

Business analytics is crucial in all organizations. As more businesses focus on bridging data and decision making, the need for skilled analysts to collect and interpret this information continues to grow. The Master of Science in Business Analytics prepares students to become business analysts skilled in the collection, management, analysis, interpretation and application of data to make more informed and successful business decisions.

Program Highlights

  • Accredited by AACSB International
  • Interdisciplinary STEM program taught by UCF’s College of Business and College of Sciences
  • Curriculum combines courses in economics, business analytics and statistics
  • Includes a two-course capstone sequence, which involves the integration of all the skills and tools developed throughout the program to solve an empirical problem
  • Introduces students to powerful data analysis software tools including Python, R, SQL, UNIX, as well as data visualization tools
  • Highly accomplished faculty add to the student’s learning process by incorporating working in industry and conducting applied academic research. Faculty industry experience includes Amazon, CapitalOne Bank, Goldman Sachs and Qwest Communications



  • AACSB accredited
  • STEM designated
  • Face-to-face, full-time program
  • Cohort format
  • Daytime classes on UCF Main Campus

Why an M.S. in Business Analytics

STEM designated program

11% projected growth of Management Analyst jobs in 2021-2031

86% of corporate recruiters
plan to hire MS BA grads

Who Should Apply

  • A graduate of a business or economics accredited undergraduate program who has succeeded in quantitative coursework
  • A professional with business experience who has worked in a quantitative role



Career Paths

  • Business Analyst
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Management Analyst
  • Financial & Budget Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Analytics Manager

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