University of Texas at Austin
Integrated MSM

Texas MS Bridge Program

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

5th Year MSBA Overview

The Bridge MS in Business Analytics Program offers UT Austin students the opportunity to complete their undergraduate degree and pursue a Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) degree. Admission to the program is competitive, but includes a number of benefits, including:

  • Open to all undergraduate majors
  • Take MSBA summer courses during the summer between junior and senior years for graduate credit
  • Students can apply during the Spring semester of their junior year
  • Allows time for internship upon completing bachelor’s undergraduate degree
  • GMAT/GRE score waiver

Bridge Program Info Sessions

Join us for an info session to learn more about our program and see why the Texas MSBA Bridge Program is right for you!

Info Session time and dates coming soon!

How to Apply

Applicants must provide:

  • Completed online application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • One Personal statement essay (1-page length)
  • Resume

Applications for the MS Bridge Program open in early January of each year and remain open through the final domestic closing deadline.

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  • University coursework in computer programming (Python or Java) and calculus based statistics; coursework in linear algebra is highly recommended
  • Strong communication skills and motivation
  • Upper-division GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • No work experience required, though students with work, leadership, and/or professional development experience are encouraged to apply