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MSBA Academics

MSBA Academics

MSBA Academics

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

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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.

Get Involved

Texas MSBA's Ahead of the Curve

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Keep up with current Texas MSBA students on our student-run blog, Ahead of the Curve.

Read Ahead of the Curve

Faculty Spotlight

"The purpose of the Texas Analytics program is to develop quantitatively trained story-tellers who can support informed decision making in a business environment."

Dr. Michael Hasler
Dr. Michael Hasler

"The purpose of the Texas Analytics program is to develop quantitatively trained story-tellers who can support informed decision making in a business environment."

Dr. Michael Hasler
Dr. Michael Hasler
Dr. Michael Hasler
Dr. Michael Hasler

"The purpose of the Texas Analytics program is to develop quantitatively trained story-tellers who can support informed decision making in a business environment."

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. 

Learn More About Austin