MBA Degree Concentration

Business Analytics MBA Degree Concentration

Why pursue an MBA degree in business analytics?

An MBA degree with a concentration in business analytics prepares you to make prudent business decisions with fact-based data analysis. Whether you’re an experienced professional seeking career advancement or are looking to relaunch your career, our business analytics MBA program concentration will provide you with an understanding of business performance from a systems view, using statistical and quantitative data as well and explanatory and predictive modeling.

Each course in the concentration will help you build key skills to be successful in the field including:

  • Datamining
  • System Simulation
  • Predictive Business Analytics
  • Business Forecasting

MBA With a Concentration in Business Analytics Career Options

The unique set of technical and analytical skills that an MBA with a concentration in business analytics provides can be applied to similar positions in a variety of industries. These skills help companies in any vertical create a competitive advantage and understand market trends. An MBA with a concentration in business analytics can prepare you for a number of careers including:

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Analyst Project Manager
  • Data Scientist

How long does it take to get an MBA with a concentration in business analytics?

Business Analytics Concentration Curriculum

Required Coursework

Choose three courses (nine credits) from the concentration-specific courses below:

Course Title Credits
MIS 612 Aligning Information Systems and Business Str 3
MIS 630 Interact Decision Support Sys 3
MKTG 606 Customer Analytics 3
MKTG 607 Marketing Experiments 3
OPR 601 Managerial Decision Models and Simulation 3
POM 645 Supply Chain Analytics 3
STAT 610 Statistics for Business Analytics 3
STAT 632 Datamining for Managers 3
STAT T680 Special Topics in STAT 3

> Learn more about LeBow courses in the Drexel Catalog

In addition to our business analytics MBA concentration, Drexel LeBow offers a master’s of science in business analytics program for those looking to pursue a second degree.

Learn about Drexel LeBow’s graduate program admissions requirements for an MBA with a concentration in business analytics or schedule an appointment with an advisor today.