Master of Science in Business Analytics (STEM) atThe University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business


10 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • McCombs' Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) is a 10-month program that will show you how to harness vast amounts of data and use it to inform business decision-making
  • To prepare students for the challenges of a career in business analytics, the MSBA focuses on a variety of different disciplines including: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Optimization, Consumer Behavior, Decision Theory, Operations Research, Risk Management,
  • Students in the Business Analytics program can expect: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) eligible program hosted at one of the top-ranked data analytics Master's degree programs
  • Incredible networking opportunities and industry connections
  • A career development team with an outstanding record for helping students prepare for careers in data analytics
  • Graduates from the Master of Science in Business Analytics will be prepared to leverage statistical analysis, data mining, natural language processing, optimization, and machine learning to address business management issues in finance, marketing, and supply chain management
  • Graduates can also extract business insights from structured and unstructured data and turn them into practical recommendations to improve business results


  • University Rankings
    • #41

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #67

      - QS 2022

    • #47

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #43

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #38

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 42,09,260
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 7,48,136
InsuranceINR 2,53,350
TransportationINR 1,22,466
ISSS Support Services FeeINR 29,782
TotalINR 11,53,734

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 79.42


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 1ˢᵗ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/4

  • An undergraduate degree in a quantitative field (i.e. engineering, Computer Science, economics, mathematics, business) from an accredited institution is required
  • University coursework or professional experience in computer programming is required
  • Knowledge of C, C++, or Java (with a focus on object-oriented programming) is preferred
    • Those admitted to the program are strongly encouraged to learn Python prior to beginning the program
    • Coursework in Linear Algebra and Statistics is strongly recommended
  • A minimum grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required


Marks - 100/120


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Not below than 60th percentile (verbal or quantitative)


Marks - 7/9


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Not below than 60th percentile (verbal or quantitative)

Other eligibility criteria
The department does not have a programming requirement for applicants, but the department does strongly recommend that students admitted to the program without programming experience study on their own and come prepared for programming boot camp at orientation. Python is a good place to start No work experience is required, though students with work, leadership, and/or professional development experience are encouraged to apply
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two required letters of recommendation, 1 should come from faculty

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.
Average Class profile for this course
Bachelors GPA / Percentage3.72
GMAT Score Average700
Student Age25
Percentage of International Students54

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