Fairfield University

Dolan School of Business

MS in Business Analytics


1073 North Benson Road

Fairfield, CT 06824

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Business Analytics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) is ranked #15 by US News & World Report (2018).  Additionally,the AACSB accredited Dolan School of Business at Fairfield University is ranked among the best undergraduate and graduate business programs in Money Magazine, US News & World Report and The Princeton Review. The Master of Science in Business Analytics is a 30-credit program which can be completed in as quickly as 1 year as a full-time student or 2 years as a part-time student. Candidates may specialize in Marketing Analytics, Accounting or Healthcare. Dolan is conveniently located in Fairfield, Connecticut with easy access to New York City. This ideal location enables graduate students to easily access employment and professional development opportunities. 95% of Dolan graduate students are employed within 6 months of graduation. 


The Assiciation to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB Interntational) has accredited the Dolan School of Business at Fairfield University since 1997. Fairfield University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education o the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants for a master’s degree must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university (or the international equivalent) and have an adequate background in the areas of: • College Math (preferably Calculus) • Statistics Application requirements are as follows: • Apply online • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended • $60 application fee • A professional résumé • A statement of purpose • 2 letters of recommendation • Official score for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The GRE can be substituted for the GMAT. For information regarding our GMAT/GRE waiver policy, please contact Pam Pillo

International Student Requirements:

All international students whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by taking either TOEFL or IELTS exams. For admission to the graduate school a minimum TOEFL of 80 on the internet-based test or an IELTS score of 6.5 is required. All foreign transcripts must be evaluated by an approved evaluating service. A list of approved evaluators is available. Finally, international candidates must supply copy of a passport.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,010 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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