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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. 

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.

The McCombs Experience – MS Business Analytics

Master of Science in Business Analytics graduate Emily Buzzelli talks about her McCombs experience and how she plans to implement the knowledge and skills learned in the MSBA program to further advanced her professional career.