MBA Data Analytics

With the dramatic increase in the amount and types of data available to organizations today, the MBA in Data Analytics is designed to give students the skills and knowledge to understand, manage and analyze data. A project-based approach helps students apply analytics to business problems and influence strategic decisions.

Data Analytics MBA Curriculum & Course Information

  • GB730 Business Analytics and Strategic Decision Making
  • GB736 Data Visualization for Decision Making
  • GB759 Data Management and Systems
  • GB851 Business Intelligence & Data Mining

Courses are listed in the course catalogue. Data Analytics special topics courses are updated by academic year or term to discuss contemporary issues in the field and to meet the needs and requests of students.

The Professional’s MBA program includes four elective courses (12 credits) at the upper level. One of the four courses is designated global elective, and the remaining three electives are used to complete an MBA information systems specialization.

MBA Specializations

In addition to Data Analytics, our Professional’s MBA program can be customized for seven other specializations:

Loyola’s rigorous curriculum and focus on real-world business problems demanded new avenues of thought, enhanced my natural inclinations, and transformed me into an adaptable leader.

-Awais Akbar ‘08

I come from a technical background, and I have the management experience, but the Loyola MBA provided a way to blend the two.

-Martin Feinkeng ’07

All the classes I took, all the professors I learned from and all the fellow colleagues I worked with enriched my education and left me with a piece of knowledge I didn’t have before.

-Mike Barberio ‘10

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