Rochester Institute of Technology

Saunders College of Business

Business Analytics (MS)


One Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Business Analytics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Businesses are drowning in an avalanche of data. Gain control of Big Data to deliver powerful analytics solutions to help companies make better business decisions.

Today's businesses collect an incredible amount of data from nearly every customer touch point, from point-of-sale transactions, customer service interactions, social media feedback, search engine entries, market research activities, sales data, demographic information, and more. Only a tiny portion of this data is analyzed. Be a catalyst. Turn this around. Be amazing. Increase sales, reach new customers, develop new products, and enhance the customer experience. 

Join the Master of Science in Business Analytics. From the team behind the #10 ranked Management Information Systems program in the Saunders College of Business. The program delivers excellence at the intersection of business and technology. Learn to lead data strategy, data collection, and data visualization efforts that enhance decision making for business leaders.

Harness the tools used by data scientists, including programming languages such as VBA, R, Python, Tableau, Matlab, SAS, and SQL. Put more sophisticated tools to work by implementing Hadoop and Machine Learning. Jobs span across industries like engineering, financial, pharmaceutical, and energy, to name a few. Typical job titles include business intelligence analyst, business data analyst, digital media analyst, credit risk analyst, web analytics specialist, economic analyst, to name a few.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: For graduate study, many of the 70 graduate programs offer assistantships. Additionally, more than 9,000 student jobs are available on campus each year.

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.

Locale: Large Suburb

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