What makes Robinson’s Master of Science in Analytics so special?

Half of your learning will occur outside the classroom
Our corporate partners grant our students access to their proprietary data so they can apply program concepts to real-world problems. We call these month-long projects Insight Sprints.
We will put you on employers’ radar
The Robinson College of Business is located in the heart of Atlanta, the business capital of the Southeast. More than 150,000 companies are headquartered here, including 26 Fortune 1000 companies and thousands of hot start-ups. The program’s Insight Sprints and speaker events will give you face time with desirable employers. Learn more about the MSA student experience »
We lead in analytics education
U.S. News & World Report ranks our graduate and undergraduate computer information systems programs in the top 10 in the nation. Our faculty are recognized for their research productivity: in 2014, International Journal of Mobile Computing ranked us #1 in mobile computing research, and AIS Senior Scholar’s Basket of Journals ranked us #2 for publications in premier IS research journals. Most recently in 2015, the UT Dallas Research Productivity Index ranked us #1 for a rise in research productivity ranking among the top 50 U.S. business schools in the last five years.

Frontline Feedback

Members of the Master of Science in Analytics community discuss how this program produces graduates who can handle serious Big Data problems.


16 months


Cohort, full-time




Buckhead Center

Job Outlook

One hundred percent of our students seeking opportunities for summer 2016 were successful.

Employers include:

  • Yik Yak
  • Turner Broadcasting
  • Assurant
  • Juice Analytics
  • SunTrust
  • Volvo
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • Cox Communications
  • Atlanta Police Foundation
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Program Highlights

Insight Sprints
Student teams solve companies’ Big Data problems.
Institute for Insight »
This community of faculty, researchers, entrepreneurs and industry partners focuses on preparing students to confidently enter the world of Big Data.
Tap into two job markets »
Earn a dual degree in data science plus actuarial science or financial engineering by adding only one semester to your studies.
  • Institute for Insight Hosts Data Science AtlantaThe Institute for Insight at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University teaches students to find solutions to big data challenges facing real companies and organizations. Working with institute faculty and industry professionals, Robinson’s Master of Science in Analytics students learn to transform this digital deluge into the building blocks of… more »
  • Starr Companies and SunTrust Partner with the Robinson CollegeStarr Companies, a global insurance and investment organization, and SunTrust Banks Inc., a national financial services company, have become the inaugural business partners for Robinson's Institute for Insight.