Albers: The Leaders' Choice In Business Analytics 

The first of its kind in the Northwest, the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program at the Albers School of Business and Economics is committed to educating the analytical, ethical, and adaptive business leaders of tomorrow while meeting the surging market’s high demand for business data and intelligence analysts. To tackle the complex business challenges of today’s big-data-driven corporate environments, the Albers MSBA centers your study in leading-edge courses such as Communicating and Visualizing Data, Mathematical Models for Decision-Making, Data Mining for Business Intelligence, and Programming for Business Analytics. A rigorous curriculum, our small class environments allow you to be paired with faculty and staff dedicated to your mentorship and success.

Rigorous curriculum
Small class sizes
Industry connections

At Seattle University you will be challenged to analyze and solve problems beyond the theoretical all while developing the critical ability to effectively communicate your findings and recommended courses of action to senior management. The culmination of your MSBA experience with us is a capstone project applying of all your knowledge as you plan and execute an actual project for a local industry partner. Join us to receive real-world expertise, experience, and connections that will serve you for your entire career.

STEM Designated

Albers' MSBA: Deep Analytics + Business Communication Skills

Why Business Analytics?

Gareth Green

"Our students are the bridge between data scientists and business practitioners. Indications are there will be a 10:1 ratio of demand for graduates from a Business Analytics dedicated program relative to straight data analytics."

Albers MSBA Graduates Are In Demand

Graduates of the MSBA program work in a wide variety of positions and industries. Post-MSBA job placements include:

Job PositionEmployer Name 
Business Intelligence Engineer Amazon Web Services
Business Skills Rotation Program - Finance Department  Boeing
Advanced Analytics Analyst Liberty Mutual
Data Analyst Microsoft
Data Scientist Puget Sound Energy
Marketing Analyst Remitly
Clinical Data Analyst Multiscale Health Works
People Analytics Analyst Zillow

Make the Most of Your Investment

Seattle University offers MSBA students the opportunity to earn two graduate degrees in less time than it would take to complete each degree separately. These Albers programs may be taken in conjunction with the MSBA:

  • Professional MBA
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Finance 

For more information about dual degrees, go to the Dual Degrees page.

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