Master’s in Business Analytics

Harness the power of big data through statistical analysis and business acumen with Hult’s one-year MBAN and go on to make a meaningful impact in any organization.

Key program features

  • Full-time or part-time

  • On campus or online

  • Home campuses: Boston, San Francisco

Key program features

  • Full-time or part-time

  • On campus or online

  • Home campuses: Boston, San Francisco


Learn business analytics by doing it

Develop the skills to become a data-driven business leader in a complex global environment. Dive into the world of data analysis, forecasting, prescription, and optimization while you work in parallel to hone your collaboration and communication skills as well as gaining critical business knowledge to maximise your impact. Work in cross-cultural teams and gain a global perspective as you tackle real-world business challenges that are integrated into your entire program.

Key skills developed

  • Descriptive, Predictive & Prescriptive Analytics

  • Machine Learning & Optimization

  • Data Visualization

  • Storytelling & Effective Communication

  • Leading with Data

  • Measuring Results

Graduate Ready to Do

We have identified the skills employers are looking for globally and built the teaching of these professional and technical skills into your program, so you are ready to take on your next challenge after graduation.

Core program & electives

Your core program is made up of three modules, each culminating in a real-world business challenge. Click below to find out more.

Module 1

Data Fundamentals

Dive into the world of data—get the fundamentals covered, from SQL to Python, while you work in parallel to hone your soft skills and critical business knowledge.

  • Business Challenge #1: Moving from Business as Usual to Projecting New Business

Module 2

Data Mastery

Take your data acumen up a notch as you begin to master algorithms and visualization techniques in practical challenges as you develop your all-round business skills.

  • Business Challenge #2: Keeping up with the Quants

Module 3

Data Impact

Focus on data optimization for business applications and machine learning alongside leadership and influence skills, before applying everything you’ve learned in your Capstone Challenge.

  • Capstone Challenge: Impacting Your Organization Through Machine Learning

Design your own degree

On completion of your core program, you’ll tailor your degree to your individual interests and goals with electives. Choose from a wide range of elective courses or specialize in a certain discipline with predefined specialization modules.

Courses and challenges subject to change

    Double your value with a Dual Degree

    Why get one degree when you can get two? Double your chances in the global job market with a Dual Degree from Hult, which sees you earn two triple-accredited degrees in as little as 18 months. Add a second specialized master’s to your first degree with just six months of additional full-time study.

    Campus Locations

    Get global experience

    Choose from Boston and San Francisco as your home campus for your core program and travel to as many others as you want for electives with Global Campus Rotation. Study in centrally located campuses in some of the world’s most influential business hubs and gain on-the-ground international experience as you build a global network.

    Career Development

    Personal career support at every step

    We work with every student individually to set a targeted strategy, equip them with the right tools, and guide them on a clear path to achieve their career ambitions. The results speak for themselves.

    I wanted to specialize and learn what's behind buzzwords like “Machine Learning” and “AI”. Transforming data into insights can change the economy in a positive way.

    Laura Schweigert





    of Hult master's graduates changed country, industry, or function



    of Hult master's graduates were employed within six months of graduation



    increase in pre-master's salary (Financial Times Masters in Management ranking, 2019)



    of international Hult master's graduates at US campuses gained employment in the US

    Fees & admissions

    You can apply for a range of merit-based scholarships that reward your achievements and potential. So, whether you’re an active humanitarian, a driven entrepreneur, or an aspiring leader—there could be a scholarship for you at Hult.

    How to apply

    If you’re made to do, then the chances are, you’re made for Hult. We assess candidates individually based on the strength of their whole profile and take the time to get to know your unique value and skillset. Priority is given to those who apply by the applications deadline.

    Entry requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
    • Proficiency in English (TOEFL/IELTS/PTE)
    • Successful application process
    • Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field OR Bachelor’s degree in any subject + one year’s relevant work experience

    Application Deadline - Round 1

    October 28, 2021

    Scholarship Deadline: November 18, 2021

    Program fees

    BostonSan Francisco
    Program fee49,800 USD52,800 USD
    Other student-related costs3,430 USD3,430 USD

    Estimated expenses

    BostonSan Francisco
    Housing17,000 USD17,000 USD
    Living11,000 USD11,000 USD
    Books & course materials1,000 USD1,000 USD

    For a full breakdown of our fees, terms & conditions, and scholarships, please visit the following pages:

    Live online option available

    Study part-time from home to forge a career in STEM and learn to translate data statistics and analysis into impactful business decisions with Hult's Live Online MBAN. With the latest synchronous online learning technology, you’ll be part of a live classroom of students joining from all over the world. Complete your entire degree from home or upgrade with optional on-campus leadership weeks and summer electives to gain on-the-ground international experience.

    Masters in Business Analytics

    Live Online MBAN

    Earn your Master's in Business Analytics from home with minimal disruption to your work life

    18-22 months

    100% online

    34,500 USD

    Upcoming events

    Connect with people in your region and all over the globe at our various events.

    • Virtual Skills Lab | Black History Month: Walking in Their Shoes | Oct 13

    • Virtual Skills Lab | 2022 Global Trend: Leading the Competition with Workplace Well Being | Nov 9

    Application Deadline - Round 1

    October 28, 2021

    Priority is given to those who apply by the applications deadline. Our enrollment team will support and guide you through the entire process.