Master of Science (MS) in Business Analytics

Master's in Business Analytics Career Advancement and Job Placement

An MS degree in Business Analytics can significantly expand your career opportunities and increase your salary-earning potential. The Drexel LeBow College of Business understands that post-graduation support is important. Students can take advantage of our Graduate Career Services to explore their career options throughout their program and beyond. For more insight about the MS in Busines Analytics, request more information from our Admissions department.

Drexel LeBow MS in Business Analytics Graduate Landings

Below is a list of some recent employers who have hired graduates of the Drexel MS in Business Analytics program:

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Citibank
  • Comcast
  • CompassRed Data Labs
  • Continuum Health
  • Home Depot
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • JPMorgan
  • Symphony Health

Skills Acquired with an MS in Business Analytics

Once you’ve completed the MS in Business Analytics program, there are many professional paths to explore. The skills you have developed will not only fill your resume to make you more marketable, but also greatly improve the impact you are able to make on the job and in your company.

Some skills developed in the Drexel LeBow MS in Business Analytics program include:

  • Business problem solving
  • Decision making
  • Predictive, prescriptive and cognitive analytics
  • Data management and collection
  • Data interpretation and storytelling
  • Critical thinking
  • Collaboration
  • Interpersonal skills

Job Titles

  • For those eager to apply their analytics expertise to decision-making, business-oriented roles such as strategists, consultants and consumer insights researchers have the responsibility of influencing directional change for business improvement.
  • For graduates interested in more tech-heavy roles, positions such as solutions architect, analytics modeler and business intelligence developer are particularly prominent within the fast-growing finance, technology and healthcare industries.
  • Other professional analytics roles include:
    • Analytics Consultant, Average Salary: $82,612
    • Business Analyst, Average Salary: $60,313
      • Data Analytics Specialist, Average Salary: $70,360
      • Data Scientist, Average Salary: $96,072


Job Placement Industries

Graduates with a master’s degree in Business Analytics find careers working in many of the following industries:

  • Healthcare
  • Government
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Sports
  • Insurance
  • Consulting
  • Technology

During your graduate degree program, you will maximize your exposure to potential analytics careers through experiential learning opportunities, internship experiences and university resources such as program staff, faculty and career advising, to identify a trajectory that aligns with your specific professional interests and skill set. Regardless of the path you choose, your acquired skills in business analytics will undoubtedly make a big impact within any organization.