Curriculum

The MSA curriculum comprises 23 credit hours of required courses and nine credit hours of approved elective course work. The cohort kicks off in August with a two-week intensive “boot camp.” Students graduate in December of the following year.

Required Courses

8 courses | 23 hours

Electives

3 courses | 9 hours

MSA Electives

  • MSA 8250E – Introduction to Statistical Learning (3 hours)
  • MSA 8750E – Predictive Analytics in Health Care (3 hours)
  • MSA 8760E – Risk Analytics (3 hours)
  • MSA 8770E – Unstructured Data Analytics (3 hours)
  • MSA 8780E – Marketing Analytics (3 hours)

Other Electives

  • CIS 8020 - Systems Integration (3 hours)
  • CIS 8100 - Management of Information Systems (3 hours)
  • CIS 8200 - Information Systems Strategy (3 hours)

  • FI 8000 - Valuation of Financial Assets (3 hours)
  • FI 8200 - Financial Derivatives (3 hours)
  • FI 8260 - Hedge Fund Strategies (3 hours)
  • FI 8320 - Corporate Financial Strategy (3 hours)

  • HA 8160 - Health Care System (3 hours)
  • HA 8550 - Health Planning and Financial Management (3 hours)
  • HA 8620 - Operations Management and Quality in Health Care (3 hours)
  • HA 8670 - Health Information Systems (3 hours)

  • MK 8010 - Marketing Metrics (3 hours)
  • MK 8705 - Digital Marketing Analytics (3 hours)
  • MK 8715 - Brand and Consumer Analytics (3 hours)
  • MK 8730 - Marketing Engineering (3 hours)

  • MRM 8610 - Financial Engineering (3 hours)
  • MRM 8620 - Quantitative Financial Risk Models (3 hours)

  • MGS 8730 - Project Management (3 hours)
  • MGS 8740 - Operations Strategy (3 hours)
  • RCB 8040 - Competing on Analytics & Organizational Knowledge (3 hours)
  • MGS 8110 - Applied Regression Analysis (3 hours)

  • RMI 8050 - Risk Management Modeling (3 hours)
  • RMI 8300 - Predictive Risk Models (3 hours)

Course Sequence