M.S. in Business Analytics: Admissions Overview

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Admissions and Application Details

The admissions process at Georgetown University is multi-faceted. The MSBA Admissions Committee takes a holistic approach when evaluating program applications and looks to a variety of academic and professional factors for consideration.

There is no single path to acceptance. While your academic performance history is important, at Georgetown McDonough we also closely review your relevant experience, letters of recommendation, and personal statement to evaluate fit among our diverse community of students who enroll in the program.

Application Checklist

Use the application checklist below to audit your materials prior to submitting them.

  • Application form
  • Personal essay
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores and test date (scores optional, but strongly recommended)
    • GMAT code: JT7-G0-04
    • GRE code: 4931
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS scores (if applicable)
  • Application fee: One-time, non-refundable fee of $175
  • Video meet and greet (to be scheduled by the Admissions Committee)
  • Optional scholarship essay. Please note that GMAT/GRE test scores are strongly preferred for scholarship consideration.

Application Deadlines

The MSBA program accepts applications and makes admissions decisions on a rolling basis. Please note the following deadlines:

  • Priority Deadline: Sept. 15, 2020*

*Submit your application by the priority deadline with your scholarship essay to receive priority consideration for limited, merit-based scholarships.

  • Final Deadline: Dec. 11, 2020

M.S. in Business Analytics Tuition and Financial Aid Resources


The tuition for the Master of Science in Business Analytics degree for the cohort starting in January 2021 is $59,500 for the full program.

The Office of Billing and Payment Services (new window) provides additional information regarding tuition breakdown and student fees through the university.

Financial Aid

Georgetown University has resources to help students identify options for financing their education. U.S. citizens and permanent residents should contact the Office of Student Financial Services (new window) for information on financing.

Students eligible to receive educational benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs should contact the Georgetown University Veterans Office (new window).

M.S. in Business Analytics Scholarships

Georgetown McDonough offers limited, merit-based scholarships for MSBA students. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must include a scholarship essay with their applications. The Admissions Office will communicate any scholarship award along with your admission decision letter. You can speak with an admissions advisor to learn more.

Georgetown University reserves the right to modify the requirements for admission and/or graduation, the program curricula, tuition, fees, and other regulations affecting the student body. 

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