The ability to turn hard data into smart business practices can mean the difference between a business' success and its failure. In Southern New Hampshire University's Master of Business Administration in Quantitative Analysis program, you'll gain the deep analytic skills and solid business knowledge you need to turn facts into business processes and profit. You'll learn the value and methods of analyzing and communicating data as a decision-maker in any layer of business.
SNHU's MBA program is one of the most affordable MBAs in the nation and can be completed in just over a year. In the quantitative analysis MBA program, you'll develop the mathematics and analysis skills needed to take advantage of the technology that has infused businesses with real-time decision-making capability. This online degree prepares you to be an influential leader in the business world - one with the ability to make positive impacts on your business in a scientifically sound manner.
The MBA in Quantitative Analysis online degree program prepares you to be a leader in business, employing quantitative skills such as mathematics, probability, statistics and computer science to solve business problems. Throughout your coursework, taught by business-savvy professionals who are active in the corporate world, you'll be provided with hands-on training and elaborate study of business cases. You'll develop a thorough understanding of the challenges faced every day in the various areas of modern business and how the application of data-driven analysis can solve them.
In the MBA in Quantitative Analysis program, you'll learn how to:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your MBA online at SNHU include:
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 5 graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options. Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.
Competition for quantitative analyst jobs is fierce - an MBA in Quantitative Analysis that combines the scientific method with core business management principles can set you apart from other "quants." Number crunching and data mining will not be enough. Successful quants will need to be flexible and have an understanding of management and business that reaches beyond their job roles.
Quantitative analysts will find their skills in high demand in all industries, particularly in the financial world, where data modeling is critical to determining the success of money movement. Furthermore, any business model that can take advantage of data-driven results - IT, logistics and traffic management, operations, etc. - will benefit from quantitative analysis. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, management analysts will see job growth of 12% through 2026, and jobs for financial analysts will increase 11% by 2026.*
The MBA in Quantitative Analysis courses are taught by faculty with advanced academic qualifications and years of practical experience with using data to drive business decisions. Faculty members take a practical approach to the subject, combining best business practices with deep scientific analysis techniques to determine the best course of action.
Upon completion of the Quantitative Analysis concentration, you'll be able to apply statistical analysis, management science and other techniques, interpret the results and make recommendations. You'll also be able to use spreadsheets and statistical and management science software for decision-making.
SNHU MBA students with non-business academic backgrounds may be required to take foundation courses.
Total Credits: 36
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
$40 Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education as well as several other accrediting bodies.