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Master of Science in Business Analytics

The M.S. in Business Analytics at Loyola Marymount University prepares students to understand, analyze and translate complex data and information into clear, actionable insights that move business forward. Our signature capstone project gives you hands-on experience completing a project for a real-world client, starting from the moment you receive the data to presenting your findings and recommendations to decision makers. With full-time and part-time options available, the knowledge and skills gained from our program positions you to be an invaluable member of any team.


Admission Information

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Deep connections to the Los Angeles analytics community. Find out who’s advising our curriculum and capstone projects.
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Our Career and Professional Development team are here to help you explore your options.
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Earn your degree while gaining valuable work experience. Learn about our integrative and experiential approach.
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Out of 25 teams, LMU MSBA students placed 4th in the 2019 RMDS Data Science Competition at the IM Data Global Conference in Pasadena, CA.
MSBA students are using their newfound knowledge of machine learning and analytics to solve timely issues related to COVID-19.
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MSBA students gave in-depth presentations of their findings to clients including Adobe, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, RPA and Qdoba.
Headshots of MSBA RMDES Lab Science Competition 2021 Team
A team of five LMU MSBA students competed in the 2021 RMDS Lab Data Science Competition receiving the “Rising Star Award” and considerations for internship positions with RMDS Lab.