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MS Analytics started in 2013 as a partnership between the Mays Business School and the Department of Statistics. It offers an executive style learning environment to working professionals who want to improve their careers. The lectures focus on real world case studies and utilizes the most relevant analytics tools. The program delivery is a blend of both face-to-face and live online education at the Mays Business School facility at Houston CityCentre.
Duration and Delivery
The MS Analytics program is a 5 semester part-time program designed for working professionals. The program is taught live online and face-to-face at Houston CityCentre on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Deadline Online interviews*
September 27 October 1-4, 2019
October 31 November 4-8, 2019
December 1 December 2-6, 2019
January 31 February 3-7, 2020
February 28 March 2-6, 2020
April 1 April 6-10, 2020
After April admission is on a space-available basis.
*Dates tentative and subject to change. Available on a first come, first serve
Admissions to the MS Analytics Program is highly competitive. Interested candidates must meet the minimum criteria to apply:
- Three years of full-time work experience
- Strong academic background
- Competitive GRE/GMAT Scores (May be waived based on academic performance)
- Organizational support
Students work with real data to build a predictive model as part of the program. The majority of them work with their organization’s data. Companies benefit tremendously from the capstone as it provides a great amount of insight. Students report that as a result, they have been tasked with leading divisions of analytics across the organization. Examples of capstones can be found here
The Aggie Network
The Aggie alumni network is one of the largest and most active alumni groups in the world with nearly 400,000 current and former students
The MS Analytics program continues to climb in the rankings. As of 2018, it ranks #12 among graduate programs in Data Science.
Grow your own! The blend of statistical modeling applied to big data to solve business problems is the output of our program. Few degrees of this caliber exist. Refer an employee for a competitive advantage!
Return on Investment
The MS Analytics program cost is $65,000. 87% of our graduates saw an ROI within 1-5 years of graduation.