BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE & ANALYTICS OVERVIEW
The M.S. in Business Intelligence & Analytics at Stevens prepares you with the business mindset and data literacy skills necessary to excel in a strategic decision-making role. You’ll leverage emerging business analytics tools like AI, deep learning and predictive analytics to solve business problems with insightful, evidence-based solutions. As a business intelligence & analytics student, you will hone the skills you need to:
Understand the basic methods underlying multivariate analysis using R.
Use mathematical models to analyze risk phenomena and implement risk-aware solutions.
Apply mathematical optimization models to improve processes.
Design and manage data warehouse and business intelligence systems.
Develop supply chain analytical skills to solve real-life problems.
- 36 Credit Hours
- 12 Courses
- 100% Online
- 2 Year Completion Time*
*Total time to complete the program may vary based on the number of credits taken each semester.
99% of spring 2021 MSBI&A graduates accepted job offers within three months of graduating.*
IN THE NATION
Ranked among the Best Online Master’s in Business Programs (Excluding MBA) by U.S. News & World Report (2022).
IN BEST VALUE
Ranked No. 14 among Best Value Colleges by Payscale (2021).**
FOR BEST CAREER PLACEMENT
Recognized for “Best Career Placement” by The Princeton Review (2022).
Ranked the No. 2 Online Master’s in Business from a New Jersey school by U.S. News & World Report (2022).
*Based on data from 71% of spring 2021 full-time program graduates.
**Based on the cost of a four-year bachelor’s degree program.
The M.S. in Business Intelligence & Analytics program trains students to understand both the business implications of big data and the technology that makes that data useful. In doing so, it leans heavily on the high-tech infrastructure at Stevens, which gives students direct exposure to the kind of challenges they will engage in the workplace.
Graduates of the Business Intelligence & Analytics program bring a blend of business and data science skills to a variety of industries — technology, finance, telecommunications and beyond.
Prospective Occupations for Business Intelligence & Analytics Graduates
Source: Lightcast Labor Market Data and Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2021. Numbers rounded to the nearest thousand.
OUR SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ALUMNI HAVE GONE ON TO WORK AT WITH ORGANIZATIONS SUCH AS:
PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Given the highly technical nature of this degree, students are required to have a background in calculus and statistics, and familiarity with a programming language. Non-credit online courses may satisfy these requirements. Reach out to your enrollment advisor for further details.
Work experience is not a requirement for the Business Intelligence & Analytics program, but the admissions committee does value applicants with professional experience. You must include a résumé with your application that highlights:
- Academic record.
- Work and internship experience.
- Leadership abilities.
- Professional aspirations.
Applicants must submit transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions where credit was earned. You may submit unofficial transcripts during the application process. After admission, you will be required to submit official transcripts.
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
Your application must include two letters of recommendation. The strongest applications will include one letter from a current supervisor, and one from a former supervisor or previous employer who can speak to your leadership potential and discuss your professional performance.
Scores are not required.
TUITION & COST*
Per Credit (36 Credits)
Fee waivers available
*Tuition based on fall 2022 rates effective September 2022. Tuition and fees are subject to change annually. Additional program fees may apply.
Key Dates & Deadlines
*Applicants who apply by the early submit deadline and are admitted may be eligible for a $250 deposit waiver. Applicants who receive education assistance from employers or other tuition discounts are not eligible. Other eligibility conditions may apply.
Attendees will receive an application fee waiver.
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