The M.S. in Business Analytics prepares students with the skills to understand, analyze, and integrate data in business functions with special emphasis on ‘Big Data.’ The program offers foundational business concepts with skills in analytical and statistical modeling and data management. The curriculum includes: a business core, an analytics core that includes both modeling and data management, and a domain-focused application core that includes project-based courses. Students use software plat¬forms and real-world data sets in their courses to gain practical experience.
Rensselaer is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by a number of professional and academic societies. The Lally School of Management is accredited by AACSB International.