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 / One year

  • Home campuses: Boston, San Francisco

Curriculum

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 & Prescriptive Analytics

Machine Learning & Optimization

Data Visualization

Storytelling & Effective Communication

Leading with Data

Measuring Results

Core modules:

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: Business Analyst Simulation

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 final Business Challenge.

  • Business Challenge #3: 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

  • Applicable for students starting the program in September 2023

Get your second degree tuition-free

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. Applicants are also eligible for a full tuition award on their second degree. This is available for a limited time and applies only to the Dual Degree program.

This is available for a limited time and applies only to the Dual Degree program.

Application Deadline:

February 16, 2023

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

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

German

2019

%

100

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

%

90

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

%

58

increase in pre-master's salary (Financial Times Masters in Management ranking, 2021)

%

49

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

Take this short questionnaire to check if you meet the entry requirements.

Application Deadline - Round 3

February 16, 2023

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

Billed cost of attendance for 2023 - 2024

BostonSan Francisco
Program fee¹55,000 USD 55,000 USD
Other student-related costs²3,810 USD 3,810 USD

Estimated expenses³

BostonSan Francisco
Housing18,000 USD 18,000 USD
Living12,000 USD 12,000 USD
Books & course materials⁴1,000 USD 1,000 USD

Application fee: 95 USD

  • ¹ A non-refundable Confirmation Deposit counts toward the Annual Program Fee.

  • ² Includes Insurance (provider varies), and Library which includes cases, articles and other licensed materials.

  • ³ Amounts are based on market benchmarks and exchange rates at the time of print and are therefore subject to change. Estimated expenses should be applied a second time for studying Dual Degree.

  • ⁴ Course instructors may assign additional textbooks, licensed software or other materials not included in our library as part of the requirements of their course. These are not included in student course fees and costs are an estimate.

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Application Deadline - Round 3

February 16, 2023

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