The Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics from Southern New Hampshire University will help you glean business insights and empower change in your company. This MBA program combines core business concepts with a background in primary and secondary data analysis, oral and written communication, legal and ethical operational practices and information technology training – all from a global systems perspective that will help you excel in the fast-evolving business world.
SNHU's MBA program, which is offered during the day on our campus in Manchester, is one of the most affordable MBAs in the nation and can be completed in just over a year for students with a background in Business. The coursework by design is readily applicable to your real-world challenges. You'll develop projects that serve your business needs while simultaneously becoming a stronger, more capable leader.
Not available for international students.
To succeed today, being informed isn't enough - you need to be strategic. Upon earning this MBA, you'll be able to collect, analyze, interpret and present data findings to captivate stakeholders and make better business decisions. You'll also gain a working knowledge of management science and operations research - giving you a competitive advantage in organizational leadership roles.
As a private, nonprofit university, we have one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning an MBA in Business Analytics at SNHU are:
Earning your MBA can help set you apart in a highly competitive, tech-driven market. With the proper tools, knowledge and analytical skills in place, you’ll be prepared to implement your ideas – whether it’s in support of a fast-moving organization or in pursuit of your own entrepreneurial vision.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job prospects for management analysts are projected to grow 14% through 2026 – faster than the national average.* Demand is predicted to be particularly high within healthcare organizations, government agencies and IT consulting firms.
An advanced degree may give you a critical advantage, as high earning potential is also likely to attract jobseekers. The median annual wage for management analysts was reportedly $82,450 in May 2017.*
The MBA in Business Analytics combines nine core MBA coursework with three concentrated business analytics classes. By providing a solid foundation in business, the curriculum offers the flexibility you need to apply your degree toward any career. With an added focus on analytics, this program also gives you the option of pursuing high-impact roles across industries – from tech to finance and beyond. Those with non-business academic backgrounds may be required to take foundation courses.
SNHU MBA students can also pursue a graduate certificate beyond the standard degree program, which allows you to list another significant credential on your resume with minimal additional coursework (typically at a reduced credit load, depending on the electives selected).
Finance is the language of business, and in this course students will take their understanding of finance to the next level by using analytical skills when dealing with financial reporting. Students will apply financial and analytical skills gained in prior coursework, as well as principles of corporate finance, to business decision making. The course covers financial statements and other reports, the basics of financial forecasting and budgeting, and the communications and vocabulary related to financial statements.
This course will provide you with the fundamental concepts and tools needed to understand the emerging role of business analytics in organizations. You will learn how to apply basic business analytics tools in a spreadsheet environment, and how to communicate with analytics professionals to effectively use and interpret analytic models and results for making better business decisions.
This is an application-oriented course that will provide students with a working knowledge of the most commonly used Management Science/Operations Research techniques such as linear programming, integer programming, goal programming, nonlinear programming, network modeling, queuing theory and simulation. The students will learn how to combine the power of the management science and spreadsheets to model and solve a wide variety of business problems.
This course will provide the students with statistical tools and techniques that will enable them to make an immediate impact in their careers. This course will be realistically oriented and numerous business examples and cases will be analyzed.
Total Credits: 36
Earning your master’s is a smart choice to advance your career, and investing in an affordable program increases your ROI. We keep our costs low to remove barriers between you and your goals.
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