Carroll University’s MBA in business analytics delves into cutting-edge technique and theory to empower your success in the age of big data. Information is power, but only once it has been corralled and understood. Carroll’s business analytics program is designed to meet the growing demand for managers able to master data analytics to meet and solve business challenges. You’ll emerge equipped with the skills and knowledge base to harness big data and make intelligent decisions. With Carroll, you’ll advance your career prospects and become a better leader, in as little as 22 months.
The amount of data is growing by an estimated 40 percent annually around the globe, and companies need skilled professionals to help them harness that information. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an above-average growth in jobs dealing with data analytics. Graduates with an MBA in business analytics find successful careers in finance, consulting, technology, health care, consumer products and the media and entertainment businesses. With this degree, you’ll be on the leading edge of this wave that’s about to transform business.
Curriculum | Admission Requirements | Tuition
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The Carroll MBA consists of eight graduate classes, plus a capstone applied business project (33 total graduate credit hours). Courses are offered in a convenient, eight-week format, so you can earn your MBA while you work. You may elect to complete two courses during the 16-week semester while being able to focus on each independently. You'll meet one evening per week in a traditional classroom setting, in addition to completing a flexible, online component for each course. The MBA includes a core curriculum of 8 courses dealing with topics such as economics, accounting, decision-making and business law. Your coursework will include practical, real-world examples that will immediately benefit you at work.
Carroll’s MBA programs are delivered in a hybrid format, combining the convenience of online learning with the personal attention found only in a classroom setting. You’ll meet as a class once weekly, providing the opportunity to get to know your classmates, cultivate teamwork and leadership skills, develop a working relationship with faculty and add to your professional network. The remainder of your coursework can be completed online — providing the flexibility you need to be successful in achieving your MBA goal.
In Carroll’s business analytics program, you’ll select from electives courses specially aligned to your needs and interests. Take a deeper dive into the operational and supply chain management issues critical to many industries or focus in on data analytics, predictive analytics and modeling. As a MBA student, you'll be a member of the Carroll University Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium increasing your opportunities to learn about the latest trends and expand your professional network.
Are you ready to place a priority on your academic and professional goals? We’ll be with you every step of the way. Each MBA program candidate is evaluated individually, with an emphasis on ensuring readiness to successfully perform graduate-level work.
Applications and credentials for admission to the Master of Business Administration program must be submitted for processing to the Carroll University Office of Admission. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and as decisions are made on applications, applicants are notified through the Office of Admission.
Admission credentials must be submitted for processing to:
Office of Admission
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Applicants must be eligible to return in good standing (be free of academic or disciplinary probation) to all institutions previously attended. Please note that at this time the Carroll University MBA program does not offer scholarships to graduate students.
Requirements for admission into the Master of Business Administration program include:
Applicants must comply with all admission requirements listed above. Selection decisions will be based on submission and evaluation of:
Please see below for the specific courses that are required under each discipline. Applicants are not required to complete the prerequisite courses at Carroll.
Applicants may choose to test out of the subjects below by taking a College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) exam. For full details on examinations and equivalencies, visit the CLEP page.
Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium
Our NEW, innovative, membership-driven organization develops practical solutions in areas including applied analytics, data interpretation, business intelligence development and more.