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Master of Business Administration – Business Analytics

As part of Cedarville’s School of Business fully online Master of Business Administration program, you can choose a Business Analytics concentration that will prepare you to enter the high-impact field of data science. You’ll be equipped to use statistical tools to interpret data and forecast financial outcomes.

M.B.A. Business Analytics Program Highlights

Accredited — Cedarville's M.B.A. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP).

 General Business Knowledge – You’ll build a strong business foundation through general coursework:

  • Accounting for Business Executives
  • Biblical and Theological Foundations for Graduate Study (may be waived for prior credits)
  • Executive Financial Management
  • Information Technology for Competitive Advantage
  • Legal and Ethical Environment of Business
  • Managerial Economics
  • Organizational Design and Behavior
  • Organizational Management Strategy
  • Strategic Marketing Planning

Focused Expertise – You’ll take four business analytics courses, giving you the tools you need to succeed:

  • Business Forecasting and Econometrics
  • Data Mining for Business Analytics
  • Data Warehousing & Visualization
  • Managerial Data Analysis

What Can I Do With M.B.A. Business Analytics Concentration?

With an M.B.A. with a business analytics concentration, you can advance your career in the following professions:   

  • Data Business Analyst
  • Quantitative Analyst/Modeler
  • Business Analyst Manager or Consultant
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Logistician

Opportunities to Learn Outside the Classroom

Courses are designed for the online environment but include hands-on case studies, projects chosen by the student, simulation games, and personal development.

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M.B.A. Preparing Students Well

Read a feature in a recent Cedarville Magazine to discover how Cedarville’s Master of Business Administration prepares students for excellence in the marketplace by rooting their education in a clear understanding of how to think biblically about every aspect of doing business.

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Program Faculty

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Jeffrey Haymond, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Business Administration; Professor of Economics

  • Location MIL 162
  • Phone 937-766-4442
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John Delano, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Bus Admin Grad Studies; Associate Professor of Information Technology Management

  • Location MIL 180
  • Phone 937-766-7917

M.B.A. Business Analytics Program Curriculum

Building on your undergrad degree, you will take core M.B.A. courses and three core business analytics courses to complete the concentration. There is also a 3-credit Bible course, which is waived if you completed a Bible minor as part of your undergraduate work.

Sample courses:

  • Business Forecasting & Econometrics
  • Data Mining for Business Analytics
  • Data Warehousing & Visualization
  • Managerial Data Analysis
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