Master in Business Administration - Isenberg Online MBA - Business Analytics


333 South Street, Suite 400

Shrewsbury, MA 01545

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master in Business Administration - Isenberg Online MBA - Business Analytics

Format: Online

Program Description:

Are you looking to build a foundation for making sound business judgments and decisions? Or maybe you are looking to succeed as a manger in virtually any department of a company, and want to have the ability to understand not only your job, but also the jobs of those around you. If any of these statements resonate with you, then you should consider Isenberg’s Certificate in Business Analytics.
If you are considering applying to the Isenberg MBA, all of the certificate credits will transfer towards your MBA. Note: SCH-MGMT 650 and SCH-MGMT 602 will count as core courses towards your MBA and SCH-MGMT 710 as an elective course. All certificate credits will also count towards a 45-credit MBA degree with a Focus in Business Analytics.


Earn your online certificate in 15 credits at the graduate-level: 9 core course credits (listed below) and any combination of 6 credits of electives.

Core Courses (9 credits):

  • SCH-MGMT 710 - Data Management for Business Leaders (3 credits)
  • SCH-MGMT 650 - Business Data Analysis and Statistical Methods (3 credits)
  • SCH-MGMT 602 - Business Intelligence and Analytics (3 credits)

Electives (6 credits):

Note: Any 1, 2 or 3 credit hour course offered by the Isenberg School of Management or another school/college at UMass Amherst (see list of possible courses below) that have an appropriate focus are eligible to count as elective credit towards a Certificate in Business Analytics.

  • Deterministic Models – Business Process Optimization (3-Credits)
  • Quality Analytics (1 or 2-Credits)
  • Rethinking eCommerce: Intro to Digital Business Strategy and Metrics (3-Credits)
  • Social Media Management, Leadership, and Strategies (2-Credits)
  • Sport Analytics (3-Credits)
  • Six Sigma: Business Process Change (1-Credit)
  • Six Sigma: Methodology (1-Credit)
  • Six Sigma and Lean Process Improvement: Transforming Data into Information (1-Credit)
  • Modeling Emergence (3-Credits)
  • Web Analytics and SEO (3-Credits)


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Availability of financial aid varies depending on course status and matriculation. Check with your advisor to determine your eligibility and application procedures.

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