American University

Kogod School of Business

Master of Science in Analytics ([email protected])


4400 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20016

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Analytics ([email protected])

Format: Online

Program Description:

[email protected] is the online Master of Science in Analytics (MSAn) from American University’s Kogod School of Business. The program prepares students to use data analysis to solve a variety of organizational and business challenges.

No minimum professional work experience or standardized test scores are required to apply to the program.
Through a combination of collaborative online classes, self-paced coursework, and hands-on learning experiences, students become experts in evidence-based data gathering, data modeling, and quantitative analysis. They will also learn how to implement these tools to make strong business decisions and provide organizations with competitive advantages.

[email protected] coursework builds a foundation in data-related business practices, and students have the option to focus their studies by selecting from three specially designed concentrations. The program is designed to prepare students to enter or advance into a variety of fields, such as policy, finance, marketing, and health care.

Classes are designed and led by AU faculty members who take a student-centered, team-based approach to delivering a world-class business education.


  • Business and Policy
  • Financial Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics


  • Weekly live classes hosted via webcam in a collaborative online classroom setting
  • Two in-person, immersive capstone experiences held on campus at American University in Washington, D.C., and in major cities around the country
  • No GMAT/GRE or minimum professional work experience is needed to apply
  • A curriculum that focuses on team-based learning rather than competition among peers


  • No minimum work experience required
  • No GMAT/GRE required
  • No programing requirement


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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