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

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, 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

    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 tuition award on their second degree, meaning you could pay as little as 0 USD in tuition fees for your second master’s.

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

    Application Deadline

    December 16, 2021

    Apply now to be eligible for a full tuition award on your second degree.

    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

    %

    91

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

    %

    91

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

    %

    47

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

    %

    40

    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 2

    December 16, 2021

    Our enrollment team will support and guide you through the entire process.

    Billed cost of attendance for 2022 - 2023

    BostonSan Francisco
    Program fee¹49,800 USD 52,800 USD
    Other student-related costs²3,430 USD 3,430 USD

    Estimated expenses³

    BostonSan Francisco
    Housing17,000 USD 17,000 USD
    Living11,000 USD 11,000 USD
    Books & course materials⁴1,000 USD 1,000 USD

    Application fee: 75 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.

    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

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    Upcoming events

    Register to attend one of our many Hult events, ranging from global webinars to virtual campus visits.

    Upcoming Virtual Open House Events

    • Hult Dubai | Nov 29

    • Hult San Francisco | Nov 30

    • Hult Boston | Dec 1

    • Hult London | Dec 2

    Application Deadline - Round 2

    December 16, 2021

    Our enrollment team will support and guide you through the entire process.