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M.B.A. In Business Analytics (STEM)

The Master of Business Administration with a major in Business Analytics is a STEM program designed to provide an extensive base of knowledge for data based decision making. This STEM approved program is intended for those students who desire to get into management roles where data based decision making in required.

  • STEM Approved – allows for up to 12-month CPT and 36-month OPT
  • Flexible Duration – allows you to finish in 12-24 months
  • 36 Credit hours – 18 credit hour Business Core + 12 credit hour Analytics Core + 6 credit hour Analytics Electives
  • Format – online or in-person
  • Economical – Total Tuition approximation: In-State: $19,628, Out-of-State: $37,488
    (based on 9 credit hours/semester)
THECB Marketable Skills
  • Effective business collaboration
  • Organizational improvement with quantitative methods
  • Creation of business models/simulations
  • Creation/usage of complex data structures
  • Analytical estimate and forecast facilitation

For a complete list of THECB Marketable skills, visit https://vpaa.unt.edu/thecb/cob/itds.

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Admissions

UNT is one of the most affordable universities in Texas – and a lower tuition means a higher return on your academic career.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
  • ACCT 5130 (3 hrs) Accounting for Management
  • DSCI 5180 (3 hrs) Intro to the Business Decision Process
  • FINA 5170 (3 hrs) Financial Management
  • MKTG 5150 (3 hrs) Marketing Management
  • MGMT 5140 (3 hrs) Organizational Behavior and Analysis
  • BUSI 5190 (3 hrs) Administrative Strategy (last semester)
  • DSCI 5210 (3 hrs) Model-Based Business Intelligence
  • DSCI 5240 (3 hrs) Data Mining
  • DSCI 5260 (3 hrs) Business Process Analytics
  • DSCI 5330 (3 hrs) Enterprise Appl. of Business Intelligence
  • DSCI 5350 (3 hrs) Big Data Analytics
  • DSCI 5360 (3 hrs) Visualization Analytics
  • DSCI 5250 (3 hrs) Statistical Techniques in Simulation
  • DSCI 5340 (3 hrs) Predictive Analytics & Business Forecasting
BACKGROUND COURSES/CONTENT

Background Content includes:

  • Micro and Macro Economics
  • Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Basic Information Systems
  • Statistics
  • Business Law
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Calculus

Deficiencies can be completed through Ivy Software and Responsive.net. The Ryan College of Business Graduate Programs Office works with students to determine if background deficiency courses will be necessary.

READY TO APPLY? NEED TO GET ADVISED? CONTACT A STAFF MEMBER IN THE GRADUATE PROGRAM'S OFFICE AT MBACOB@UNT.EDU OR CALL 940-369-8977

Corporate and Academic Partnerships

Career Outcomes

  • Pricing Analyst

  • Revenue Management Analyst

  • Analytics or Business Manager/Director

  • Financial Analyst

  • Predictive Analyst

  • and many more...

Average Salary

  • $86,000

  • * Average ITDS Graduate student salary reported within 90 days of graduation.
  • Data Science event with industry experts
  • Data Science event with industry experts
  • Internship Panel discussion with American Airlines employees
  • Internship Panel discussion with American Airlines employees
  • One-on-One resume review with Kashif Saeed
  • One-on-One resume review with Kashif Saeed
  • Resume Workshop with Destiny Price
  • Resume Workshop with Destiny Price
  • Student night with faculty and advisory board members
  • Student night with faculty and advisory board members
  • Student night with faculty and advisory board members
  • Student night with faculty and advisory board members
  • Business Analytics Cricket tournament
  • Business Analytics Cricket tournament
  • Business Analytics Cricket tournament
  • A Data Science learning and mentoring event with Intuit employees
  • A Data Science learning and mentoring event with Intuit employees
  • A Data Science learning and mentoring event with Intuit employees
  • Microsoft Azure Data Science event
  • Microsoft Azure Data Science event
  • Strategically located
    UNT’s proximity opens up a wealth of career, networking and internship opportunities. UNT is nestled in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, home to the nation’s fourth largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies. The flexible career paths of a business analytics major, and proximity of UNT, open up a wealth of career, networking and internship opportunities.
    Industry connections
    More than 700 companies have offered paid internships over the past three years to UNT business students. Big name companies that hire our graduates, include:

    Texas Instruments • Toyota • PepsiCo • Hitachi • IBM

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    Kashif Saeed


    Director MS Business Analytics, MBA Business Analytics, and MBA Information Systems
    G. Brint Ryan College of Business

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    Julie Jernigan


    Director of Corporate Outreach and Student Recruitment
    G. Brint Ryan College of Business


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    Ben Dearman


    Assistant Dean of Master's Programs
    G. Brint Ryan College of Business



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