M.S. in Business Analytics Flex Weekend Sample Schedule

Sample Schedule - 50 units

The MS in Business Analytics program can be completed in as little as 12 months; however, students in the Flex Weekend program can extended up to 24 months, depending on their schedule.

UC San Diego and the Rady School run on the quarter system.  These are the sessions planned for the MS in Business Analytics.

  • Required Pre-Term Orientation Program - Occurs in the weeks leading up to the start of Summer Session II Courses
  • Summer Session II - Second half of the Summer Quarter
  • Fall Quarter
  • Winter Quarter
  • Spring Quarter
  • Summer Quarter

 

Below we show both a 12 month and a 24 month example schedule for the Flex Weekend MSBA program. The schedule can be adjusted as needed to fit your needs. Note that the schedule is subject to change.

 

12 Month Sample Schedule

Pre-term Orientation

Intensive orientation program preparing students for the rigorous Rady MSBA curriculum.

Summer Session II (8 units)

MGTA 451: Business Analytics in Marketing, Finance, and Operations (4 units)
MGTAX: Introduction to Programming (2 units) - or other Elective
MGTAX: Math for Business Analytics (2 units) - or other Elective

Fall Quarter (12 units)

MGTA 452: Collecting and Analyzing Large Data (4 units)
MGTA 453: Business Analytics (4 units)
MGTA 475: Research for Marketing Decisions (4 units) - or other Elective

Winter Quarter (13 units)

MGTA 401: Professional Seminar (1 unit)
MGTA 455: Customer Analytics (4 units) - or other Elective
MGTA 456: Supply Chain Analytics (4 units) - or other Elective
MGTA 462: Big Data Technology & Business Application (4 units) - or other Elective

Spring Quarter (13 units)

MGTA 401: Professional Seminar (1 unit)
MGTA 458: Experiments in Firms (4 units) - or other Elective
MGTA 463: Fraud Analytics (4 unit) - or other Elective
MGTA 479: Pricing Analytics (4 units)  - or other Elective

Summer Quarter (4 units)

MGTA 454: Business Analytics Capstone (4 units)


24 Month Sample Schedule

Pre-term Orientation

Intensive orientation program preparing students for the rigorous Rady MSBA curriculum.

Summer Session II (8 units)

MGTA 451: Business Analytics in Marketing, Finance, and Operations (4 units)
MGTA 459: Managerial Judgement and Decision Making (4 units)  - or other Elective

Fall Quarter (8 units)

MGTA 452: Collecting and Analyzing Large Data (4 units)
MGTA 453: Business Analytics (4 units)

Winter Quarter (9 units)

MGTA 401: Professional Seminar (1 unit)
MGTA 455: Customer Analytics (4 units) - or other Elective
MGTA 462: Big Data Technology & Business Application (4 units) - or other Elective

Spring Quarter (9 units)

MGTA 401: Professional Seminar (1 unit)
MGTA 458: Experiments in Firms (4 units) - or other Elective
MGTA 479: Pricing Analytics (4 units)  - or other Elective

Fall Quarter II (4 units)

MGTA 495: Recommender Systems (4 units)  - or other Elective

Winter Quarter II (4 units)

MGTA 415: Working with Unstructured Data (4 units)  - or other Elective

Spring Quarter II (4 units)

MGTA 463: Fraud Analytics (4 units)  - or other Elective

Summer Quarter (4 units)

MGTA 454: Business Analytics Capstone (4 units)