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Become a Master of Business Analytics
Our STEM-certified MSBA program is a 15-month on-campus experience that will give you the tools to harness the power of data to gain insights — and tell data stories — that drive strategic business decisions. You will become an invaluable asset to an organization early in your career.
About Our Program
Because our MSBA graduates will have such a critical influence on business strategy and decisions, we also make sure they are trained to achieve ethical outcomes — this is the UCLA Anderson way.
A Day in the Life of the MSBA Program
in business analytics
Faculty Director of the MSBA Program,
Professor of Decisions, Operations and Technology Management
Professor Caro, known for helping Zara re-engineer its supply chain to become a “fast fashion” global retailer (and more profitable), is a renowned researcher who is highly published and frequently awarded for his work. His design of the MSBA curriculum is greatly influenced by changing markets and is engineered to produce the critical, analytical thinkers that the organizations of tomorrow need most.
Professor of Behavioral Economics and Strategy
Beyond his award-winning teaching and research, Professor Chen advises companies on topics at the intersection of behavioral economics, business strategy and dynamic pricing. At Uber, he redesigned its dynamic “surge” pricing model.
Distinguished Professor of Marketing, Economics and Statistics
While more recently focusing on consumer targeting and analytic pricing tools, Professor Rossi’s Bayesian hierarchical choice models created the most widely used methods for analysis of choice and conjoint data used today.
Professor of Economics
In her research, Professor Giuliano studies the nexus of culture, economics and political economy. She holds prestigious research positions at the National Bureau of Economic Research (Cambridge), the Centre for Economic Policy Research (London) and the Institute for the Study of Labor (Bonn).
Consistently awarded the MSBA faculty excellence award, Bodapati’s Customer Analytics course addresses marketing problems in value creation, value communication, customer acquisition, customer development, customer retention and the assessment of customer response to marketing.
Decisions, Operations and Technology Management
A multiple MSBA faculty excellence award winner, Mišić focuses on decisions in uncertainty, customer choice problems and machine learning-based optimization in his operations analytics course.