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MS in Business Analytics and Information System
University of South Florida

Overview

The MS in Business Analytics / Information Systems program is designed for individuals who are challenged by applications of Information Systems and Information Technology and who are willing to undertake a career that demands a broad rather than narrow range of skills. Students who already have considerable background either in information systems or in business coursework will make use of the built-in flexibility of the program, designing programs of study that will provide them with the best background for their careers. An advisor will work closely with each student to design and monitor the most effective course sequence and optional thesis/practicum work.

Courses:

Required courses:

  • Advanced Systems Analysis and Design
  • Advanced Database Management
  • Distributed Information Systems
  • Analytical Methods for Business
  • Enterprise Information Systems Management

Details

$25,443

Annual Tuition Fee*

12 Months

Course Duration

33

Course Credits

On Campus

Delivery Medium

Course Link

Tuition Link

Admissions

$30

Application Fee

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Application Deadline

01/03/2022

Fall Early Deadline

01/07/2022

Fall Final Deadline

Pre-Requisities

Documents

Language proficiency scores (for international students only) (e.g. TOEFL with a minimum score of 79) using TOEFL or IELTS or other standardized English tests as accepted by Graduate Admissions. Letters of recommendation, Statement of purpose, and Relevant work experience.

Min English Scores

TOEFL

79

IELTS

6.5

PTE

53

Academic Pre-Requisites

  • Bachelor's degree with a 3.00 GPA
  • GMAT, GRE or other standardized scores for graduate programs (e.g. MCAT, LSAT).
  • For students with 5 years or more of relevant full-time work experience in Information Technology/ Information Systems/ Business Analytics in USA, the requirement of standardized scores may be waived.
  • Students requesting such waivers should provide information justifying such waivers based on the above criteria. Additional documentation may be sought when deemed appropriate by the program.
  • Language proficiency scores (for international students only) (e.g. TOEFL with a minimum score of 79) using TOEFL or IELTS or other standardized English tests as accepted by Graduate Admissions.
  • Letters of recommendations
  • Statement of purpose, and
  • Relevant work experience.

Students

838

Yocketers have applied

544

Yocketers got admits

476

Yocketers are interested

Average Profile of Admits

310

GRE

428

GMAT

98

TOEFL

7

IELTS

Anupam Swain

Admit

Business Analytics and Information System
  • fall 2018

Sujitha Reddy

Admit

Business Analytics and Information System
  • fall 2021

Arka Saha

Admit

Business Analytics and Information System
  • fall 2018

Dinesh Sri

Admit

Business Analytics and Information System
  • fall 2021

Marella Nandakishore

Admit

Business Analytics and Information System
  • spring 2022

Opportunities

The department takes great pride in its efforts to place its alumni, both domestic and international. To this end, the MIS department has its own dedicated student success specialist who facilitates job and internship placement for our graduate students. 100% of the students in the MS BAIS program who responded to our recent placement surveys (summer 14 through fall 2016) reported being employed within 3 months after graduation (typically, about 75% of our graduates have responded to our surveys). Recent graduates reported being placed at leading global businesses such as IBM, Deloitte, Apple, Microsoft, Disney, PayPal, Goldman Sachs, Booz & Company, Capgemini, Tech Data, Infosys, JP Morgan Chase, SAS Institute, Capital One, Rockwell Collins and Raymond James. Starting salaries have been in the $65K – $100K range, varying with location, experience and other factors. The location of the department within the technologically dynamic metropolitan area of Tampa Bay helps students locate employers of choice.