MBA, Analytics Degree Program

The MBA Analytics Program strives to develop analytical leaders capable of making sound decisions in an increasingly complex world, and who combine the art and science of analytics in a global perspective.  Today’s business leaders need to understand and utilize analytics to ensure they have the data-driven insights for effective strategic planning, for informed business decisioning, to solve increasingly complex business problems, and to maximize the benefits from its business value chain; thus, creating competitive advantage.  Core learning outcomes of the MBA Analytics Program revolve around analytical effectiveness, ethical awareness and reflection, development of a global perspective, and effective communication.

Graduate Program Schedule (Full-Time)

The 36-credit hour MBA Analytics Program requires completion of core courses (18 credit hours), Jesuit value core courses (3 credit hours), Analytics specific course requirements (12 credit hours) and a capstone research/project course (3 credit hours) as follows:

Core Courses
Required (12 credits):
BUS 601Business Ethics3
BUS 603International Business3
FIN 601Financial Management3
LDR 601Org Dynamics: Leadership3
Required: (3 credits) (Quantitative)
MIS 601Information Strategy and Management3
Choose one: (3 credits) (Qualitative)
MKT 601Marketing Management3
HRM 601Human Resource Management3
BUS 602Business Law3
Jesuit Value Core Courses: (1 credit each)
JVC 601Individual and Collective Discernment1
JVC 602Sustainability Strategies1
JVC 603Corporate Social Responsibility Strategies1
MBA Analytics Specific Courses
Foundational Course (3 credit hours)
ANL 601Supply Chain Management3
Analytics Electives (9 credit hours)
Students will choose three of the following six courses:
ANL 701Forecasting3
ANL 702Cases in Business Analytics3
ANL 705Advanced Business Analytics: Machine Learning for Business Applications3
ANL 716Business Intelligence3
ANL 720Cases in Business Analytics3
ANL 740Data Science3
Capstone Research / Project Course
ANL 799Stategic Analytics3