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COVID-19 Considerations for MSBA Prospective Students

No changes have been made to deadlines, decision dates, program start dates, policies or requirements due to COVID-19 at this time. We are updating our applicants via email, our website and are working with them on an individual basis to address any concerns.

Globally, businesses have seen an explosion of data resulting in exponential growth. The need for qualified, strategic analysts has never been higher. 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 Information
 
Full-time program • STEM-Certified • Summer internship • Full suite of career services

3.0+ GPA

(on 4.0 scale)

710 GMAT

Expected overall (above 90%)

167 GRE

Quantitative Score (above 92%)

 

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

 

Strong quantitative background

 

English language proficiency

 

Experience or coursework in computer programming

Application Deadlines
 
The application for the entering Class of 2023, which will begin in the fall of 2022, will be available in September. The application period is divided into three rounds/deadlines:
ROUND
1
Application Deadline
January 7, 2022
Tentative decision release date March 11, 2022
ROUND
2
Application Deadline
March 11, 2022
Tentative decision release date
May 13, 2022
ROUND
3
Application Deadline
May 13, 2022
Tentative decision release date
July 1, 2022
Recruiting Events
 
Date & Time Event Location Register

Monday, October 4, 2021

9:00 AM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 1 Online Register Here

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

5:00 PM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 2 Online Register Here

Monday, October 18, 2021

9:00 AM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 3 Online Register Here

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

5:00 PM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 4 Online Register Here

Monday, November 1, 2021

9:00 AM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 5 Online Register Here

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

5:00 PM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 6 Online

Register Here

Monday, November 22, 2021

9:00 AM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 7 Online

Register Here

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

9:00 AM (PST)

UCLA Anderson MSBA Info Session 8 Online

Register Here

Have a question about our admission process?

For questions related to admissions, please visit our detailed MSBA Admissions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. If you have a question that cannot be answered after reviewing the FAQ page, you may contact us at msba.admissions@anderson.ucla.edu.