Data shapes every aspect of the business world. Professionals in all sectors need
to know how to use data to improve and understand complex business, policy or economic
questions and to facilitate informed decision making.
The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) at the University of South Carolina
Darla Moore School of Business is a STEM-designated, 30-credit hour program that provides students with the knowledge and competencies
related to data acquisition, data crunching and the utilization of large streams of
data for the identification, formulation, analysis and solution of statistical and
mathematical models, as well as interpreting the results for use in data-driven decision
Business analytics skills are in high demand in every organizational sector including
engineering, healthcare, science, sports, communication, finance, public relations,
government, nonprofit, supply chains and operations.
Why Choose the MSBA?
Where Can Your MSBA Take You?
MSBA graduates work in a wide variety of data-driven industries. Some examples include:
- Business Analyst
- Data Analyst
- Financial Analyst
- Management Analyst
- Marketing Analyst
- Market Research Analyst
- Operations Analyst
- Operations Research Analyst
Learn more about employment outlook on the Career Impact page.