MS in Applied Economics
The MS in Applied Economics program is a relatively rare economics program because it is one of the few business-school-offered programs that is completely focused on the Masters level. While there is the option to apply to continue toward a PhD, the focal point of this program is on the Master's degree itself.
MS in Business Analytics
The MS in Business Analytics (MSBA) is a one year STEM designated program designed to prepare students with cutting-edge knowledge and skill sets that will enable them to be competitive in the rapidly growing field of business analytics. The curriculum features three components that ensure students understand theory in depth and develop practical skill sets: fundamental disciplinary knowledge, technical skills, and professional skills.
Rapid advancement in information technology has created a data rich environment for organizations in all sectors. How to collect appropriate data, how to evaluate data collection methods and sources, and how to use the data to gain business insights and improve decision making have been challenging to managers. The curriculum of the MSBA is intended for career opportunities in a multitude of industries and a variety of role types such as business/data analyst, marketing research analyst, and supply chain analyst. Some of the top industries currently hiring analysts include public administration, healthcare, finance, and insurance.
MS in Financial Engineering
The MS in Financial Engineering program is a cutting-edge, 30 credit-hour program designed to provide students with a strong education in advanced finance and quantitative financial analysis tools using key concepts from financial theory, applied mathematics, and engineering. With these building blocks, program graduates will become instrumental in the creation of innovative solutions for real financial problems, using state of the art analytical techniques and computing technology. The curriculum is intended for career opportunities in areas such as portfolio management, securities trading, investment banking, risk management, and financial information systems.
MS in Management
The MS in Management (M2) program is a 9 month, full-time, cohort program designed for students with a non-business undergraduate degree and less than one year professional work experience. It paves the path from college to career by building a business skill toolbox that helps you define your career goals, sharpen your business acumen, and receive the experiential learning that sets you apart. M2 provides the perfect launch pad for a positive and rewarding career trajectory.