Category: MS in Business Analytics

Advice for MSBA 2022

  Sean Jung 21MSBA offers his lessons on Goizueta’s Business Analytics degree program. See more from Sean here: https://www.voiceofgoizueta.com/three-lessons-learned-emory-msba-program/

Three Lessons I Have Learned from the Emory MSBA Program

What a year it has been. MSBA 2021 cohorts went through a year that no other cohorts had or will probably go through. I remember how excited I was coming into this program. I knew how much I would learn from this experience as I became more familiar with different programming languages and analytical algorithms. I would execute hands-on projects, translating class lessons into practical applications. Upon graduation, I feel indescribably excited and bittersweet about how I am finally done. I am grateful for how much I have learned. There is a night and day difference between when I...

Average Masters in Business Analytics Salary Continues to Rise

The average masters in business analytics salary for graduates is $72,000, according to PayScale.com. Salary can depend on many factors, including location, experience, industry, and job level. For example, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics lists the average salary for business analysts at $85,260 but the average salary for data scientists is $100,560. There is growing demand for trained professionals in the business analytics field and the average salary for those with master’s degrees is higher than the average salary for people with less education. The typical jobs you’ll find with a masters in business analytics are: data analyst...

The Value of Business Data Science

Data is one of the most fundamental tools in our toolbox, and it plays a crucial role in understanding the world around us. Business data science is the science of using data to make predictions that can be applied to any problem. In this context, we mean that in the context of business problems, data science is about trying to find ways to get the right answer to the right problem. The value of business data science is not just how it relates to other disciplines, but also the ability to generate models that can be applied to real-world...

Master in Data Analytics Creates Opportunity in Rapidly Growing Career Field

With a master in data analytics, you’ll hone the art of data analytics in one of the most competitive fields in the world. Goizueta’s MS in Business Analytics combines strong technical and quantitative training and building comprehensive business acumen not found in other master in data analytics programs. The data science job market is at an all-time high. Data analyst and data scientist, or data engineer, is a key skill set for organizations looking to succeed. Data scientists help business leaders improve customer service and operational effectiveness through data analytics. Data scientists also offer data analysis and modeling skills...

A Variety of Disciplines Offer Master in Data Analytics Degrees

Data analytics is a key component of any organization and can help organizations make decisions faster, identify the data needs of customers, employees, and the government, and deliver data analytics projects faster and more effectively. The growing demand for data scientists — experts at manipulating, transforming and analyzing information to solve real-world problems — has also led to a growing demand for master in data analytics and master’s in business analytics degrees. Data analytics programs are offered in a variety of disciplines including business, engineering, economics, statistics, and more. Master in Data Analytics A master in data analytics degree...

Client Kickoff Meeting: Emory Capstone Project

Capstone Course: Preparing for Your First Client Meeting

In the second semester of the MS in Business Analytics program, students are all enrolled in a Capstone course. A curriculum advisory board and faculty members oversee capstone, which gives students an opportunity to serve as consultants to clients and put our business and data science skills to test by solving real problems using real data. During the first Capstone class, students are briefed on expectations, processes, teams and clients, and project deliverables. Scott Radcliffe, the MSBA managing director, did an incredible job establishing industry partnerships and matching us with clients based on our interests. This semester, my classmates...

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MS in Business Analytics: Five Careers in Data Analytics

Before even beginning courses in the MS in Business Analytics degree, I started exploring what types of job opportunities would be available to me after graduating from the program. I came to Emory with the intention of making a career switch and wanted to set myself up for a career that I could enjoy for the long haul. I know that most students come in with the same mindset. As an ambassador for the MSBA program, often the first question that prospective students ask me is related to the career options that the program would create for them. The...