M.S. in Business Analytics Student Experience
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Our rigorous curriculum is designed to immerse you in a rich, experiential learning environment that deepens your knowledge and builds lifelong relationships.
Asynchronous, self-paced materials and assignments are designed to help you master the material and discuss coursework, ideas, and opinions online with your peers and professors.
You will also join your cohort of classmates and world-class faculty in a virtual classroom twice per week for synchronous sessions to address practical business challenges. Together you will discover how to structure problems, obtain and manage data, apply analytical tools and methods, and generate insights.
The program includes two five-day residencies where you will earn credit through intensive coursework and a final Capstone Project in which you solve a current business analytics problem with a local, national, or global sponsor.
Throughout the 16-month program, you will take classes in a cohort model of learning with small class sizes. This dynamic learning experience emphasizes collaboration and forges strong bonds among students and faculty.
The incredible support system that you build at Georgetown will last throughout your career.
Cohort at a Glance
average years of work experience
U.S. underrepresented minorities*
*Signifies African American and Hispanic American
**Signifies African American, Hispanic American, and Asian American
- Consumer Goods & Retail
- Energy & Clean Tech
- Entertainment & Media
- Financial Services
- International Development
- Technology & New Media
Fields of Undergraduate Study
- Business/Commerce (42%)
- Social Sciences (17%)
- Economics (14%)
- Information Systems (10%)
- Engineering (7%)
- Math/Physical Sciences (5%)
- Humanities (5%)
The Georgetown Difference
Georgetown McDonough’s Master of Science in Business Analytics degree program delivers a practical, business analytics education from a world-class institution that opens doors and gives you a strong competitive edge in your career. You will study in a cohort with small class sizes and team-based learning, benefiting from the diverse experiences of your classmates and professors and building strong relationships that last well beyond graduation.
You will connect to Georgetown’s global alumni network and have lifelong access to our incredible support system in career services that starts the moment you enroll.
Early on, you can access our dedicated career services to start a career assessment, attend on-demand workshops, develop your resume, and learn about worldwide opportunities and successful strategies to advance your career.
Our commitment to your success remains throughout your entire career — you may contact us after graduation at any time. We are here to assist in career coaching, salary negotiations, to talk through career strategies, and help connect you to the right people.
Frequently Asked Questions
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