Villanova University

Master of Science in Analytics


800 E Lancaster Ave

Villanova, PA 19085

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Analytics

Format: Online

Program Description:

Master of Science in Analytics

Mobile devices, social networking sites, transactional data, sensor systems, cloud computing—these are some of the innovations changing the face and pace of business while generating a vast and continuous stream of valuable data. The key for organizations is to find individuals with the advanced analytical skills needed to transform this data into actionable intelligence.

The Villanova School of Business’ Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) online program recognizes that the urgency to interpret and utilize data to drive competitive advantage shows no sign of decreasing. That’s why the curriculum of our MSA degree blends technical and business skills to help prepare you for lasting success in the field of business analytics.

Designed by our internationally recognized faculty of leaders in business, analytics, computer science, mathematics and statistics, everything about Villanova’s online Master of Science in Analytics is applied and scalable to provide high-level business analytics training for working professionals from a variety of backgrounds. The MSA curriculum is continually updated to respond to industry and employer needs to help ensure that what you learn is immediately applicable to the current challenges and opportunities facing organizations in the global business world.

The era of data is upon us, and with it comes a wide array of new opportunities. In fact, according to recent research from McKinsey & Co., organizations in the US are facing a shortage of nearly 200,000 professionals with deep analytics skills—making this the perfect time to move into this exciting field.

Choose Villanova to define a clear path for your career and for the future of business.


Villanova School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Eligibility Requirements:

Completed online application: Resume, Two essays. Official transcripts from all institutions attended; Two letters of recommendation (professional or academic); GMAT or GRE score (recommended); TOEFL, transcript evaluation and interview (international applicants)

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 33; 5 semesters (or 20 months)

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

*Villanova University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required.

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