Admissions

Globally, businesses have seen an explosion of data, and as a result, exponential growth in the need for qualified, strategic analysts. As companies make critical business choices, they increasingly rely on analysts to extract value from data to inform strategic marketing and operational decisions. In essence, analysts give data power. UCLA Anderson, a top-ranked business school, has designed this program so that graduates will become technically fluent, relevantly experienced and fully prepared to lead in the field of business analytics.

How This Program is Different

A focus on emerging technologies

Learning these technologies will promote rapid career growth and advancement of the field, as graduates become leaders.

A career-driven internship

Providing real-world experience, this summer internship will be facilitated by UCLA Anderson and advised by our faculty.

Experience-based student project

Inspired by the summer internship, this project completes the student experience.

Industry-based electives

Internet, entertainment and healthcare analytics command the most sought-after skillsets and are integral to the program.

Admissions Info

The new application for the entering Class of 2019, which will begin in Fall 2018, is available here.
 

Program Details

  •  Full-time program
  •  STEM-Certified
  •  First five weeks online only
  •  Summer internship
  •  Full suite of career services

Requirements

  •  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  •  GPA of 3.0+ (on 4.0 scale)
  •  GMAT: 710 expected overall (above 90%)
  •  GRE: Quantitative Score of 167 (above 92%)
  •  Strong quantitative background
  •  English language proficiency
  •  Experience or coursework in computer programming

Application Deadlines

The new application for the entering Class of 2019, which will begin in Fall 2018, is available here. The application period is divided into three rounds/deadlines:

Round Application Completed By Decision Released By
1st
January 10,2018 March 10, 2018
2nd
March 10,2018 May 10, 2018
3rd
May 31,2018 June 30, 2018

Recruiting Events

Date & Time Events Location Register
November 9, 2017,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
November 9, 2017, @5:00 p.m. PST MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
November 17, 2017,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
November 17, 2017, @5:00 p.m. PST MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
December 1, 2017,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
December 1, 2017,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
December 15, 2017,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
December 15, 2017,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
January 12, 2018,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
January 12, 2018,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
January 26, 2018,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
January 26, 2018,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
February 9, 2018,
@8:30 a.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
February 9, 2018,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration
February 23, 2018,
@5:00 p.m. PST
MSBA Info Session - Webinar Online Registration