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2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Analytics Major, MS

The Master of Science degree with a major in Business Analytics is designed as preparation for a career in the application of analytics and quantitative methods to complex problems in all areas of business.

Business Analytics coursework will expose students to a broad range of decision analysis techniques and tools and facilitate the application of these methodologies to real-world business problems. The coursework will further integrate communication and teamwork skills with a knowledge base in business analytics.

Option Available

Coursework Only Without Comprehensive Exam

Campus Code

Knoxville Campus

Admissions Standards/Procedures

  • Formal online application submitted to the Office of Graduate Admissions
  • Two applicant recommendation forms
  • GRE or GMAT official scores
  • Applications are encouraged from all majors, but a quantitative background and proficiency in a computer language is required.

Academic Standards

  • A grade of D or below in any core course is grounds for dismissal from the Master’s in Business Analytics Program.

Credit Hours Required

36 graduate credit hours

Required Courses

 Non-Course Requirements

  • In lieu of Comprehensive Exams, students must complete and pass a 1-semester project (BZAN 550 ) as part of the degree requirement.