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McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

What You'll Learn

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Students who earn their MSBA learn to harness "Big Data" and use it to develop more effective business practices and strategies. To prepare students for the challenges of a career in business analytics, the MSBA focuses on a variety of different disciplines including:

  • Applied Statistics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Optimization
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Risk Management
  • Operations Research
  • Decision Theory

Learn about the MSBA Curriculum

Industry Events

Business Analytics Council

Students in the MSBA program interact with industry sponsors throughout the year in a series of speaker events, company treks, networking receptions, and many other opportunities for engagement. 

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Texas MSBA Founding Partners

Texas MSBAs have the chance to meet, network with, and even be recruited by a wide variety of organizations. The Texas MSBA would like to thank our corporate partners for their involvement and generous support. Founding partners include Walmart, Deloitte, and Dell.

Austin Opportunties

Austin Opportunities

The Texas MSBA gives you the chance to soak up all the incredible cuisine, music and outdoor living Austin, Texas is known for, but some of our program's most exciting perks are the local networking opportunities.

Referred to as the Silicon Hills, Austin’s tolerant, alternative culture combines with a very pro-business environment to make a city that's perfect for young entrepreneurs. In addition to the unique start-up scene, major companies like Google, Facebook, Apple, Dell, IBM, and GM all have headquarters or major hubs in metro-area. 

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