MS in Business Data Analytics

WVU's Business Data Analytics Program is a 12-month online program. Our online flexibility encourages students to simultaneously learn valuable business analysis skills, apply concepts in a real-world setting, and experience improved results in an accelerated learning cycle.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate expertise in statistical techniques, data mining, utilizing databases, and analytical tools.
  • Apply data analytics to enhance the decision-making of the firm in performance metrics and measurement, risk indicators, assessment and response, and compliance.
  • Use business analytics to synthesize data trends and competitive drivers.
  • Communicate the analysis and findings of an analytics initiative in moving an organization forward.

Why WVU?

AACSB Accreditation: The College of Business & Economics is AACSB accredited, and has been for over 60 years. Only 5% of business schools globally receive this distinction.

Experienced Business Data Experts from around the world: Our faculty is comprised of Business Data experts with experience in both industry and academics around the globe.

Rich, Diverse Student Interactions: WVU programs routinely attract students from many different geographies, cultures, and backgrounds to provide a rich class experience that enhances the core learning in the classroom.

Employment and Support for Job Placement

Students are eligible to participate in all College of Business & Economic’s Center for Career Development (CCD) services. Even for on-campus interviews, on-line students not residing in Morgantown, WV can participate via phone call / via internet-based interviews! Hundreds of employers visit WVU each year seeking qualified business professionals. Visit for more information.