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Get in on the Ground Floor

MS in Business Analytics Career Impact

Enter a Growing Field with an MS in Business Analytics

As they seek new ways to grow and meet the changing needs of their customers, more and more companies are turning to the data and insights brought to them by business analysts. 

Earning an MS in Business Analytics will help you secure a job in this growing and promising field.

  • 20% increase in business data analyst jobs by 2020—a total of 350,000 postings—according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • $106K average Analytics Manager salary, according to Indeed.com
  • Graduate programs in business analytics are the fastest growing specialized graduate business program (2017 GMAC Application Trends Report)
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Making an Impact at Ameriprise

The MS Business Analytics program helps Juhaan Johar '18 step up as a leader in the classroom.

Making an Impact at Ameriprise

Expand Your Network & Your Possibilities

Attend one of two (but why not both?) Friday evening Master’s Pub sessions during the fall and spring semesters. Enjoy free beer, wine, soft drinks and pizza while consuming knowledge and networking. Featured guest speakers are stars from the Twin Cities business world.

Get help managing your career development from a Career Management Resources session. These programs are offered throughout each spring and fall term either before class or occasionally on a Saturday morning. Topics covered at these events include networking, resume writing, salary negotiation, using LinkedIn and managing your personal brand.

The week before fall and spring registration, attend a Happy Half Hour networking break on the Minneapolis campus. Pick up information about elective options and talk with advisers about upcoming registration. Refreshments are served.

As a student, you’ll have many opportunities to hear from practitioners in the business community while networking with fellow students, staff, faculty and alumni.

Build Your Career Here

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Career Management for Students

Get personalized career counseling from our experienced and insightful career coaches before you graduate. You’ll be ready to job hunt with confidence in your resume, interview savvy and more.
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Career Management for Alumni

As a graduate of St. Thomas, you can rely on lifelong career management and assistance from our career coaches. We’re here to help you maximize your potential in today’s competitive job market.

Manage your career as an alumni
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Talent Development for Employers

Look to the Opus College of Business as a training and talent development tool for your business, and to our graduates and alumni as highly talented candidates for your job openings.

Our business talent
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Companies that Have Hired St. Thomas Graduates

Want to work for a big name? The following firms have a history of hiring our graduates:

  • Ameriprise
  • Allianz
  • 3M
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealth Group

Seeing is Believing

Get in Touch

St. Thomas Opus College of Business is an incredible place to learn, meet inspiring peers and mentors, and build a strong career path. Don’t just take our word for it—experience St. Thomas firsthand. Visit a class, attend an info session, or chat with the admissions team.