To be considered for the Master of Science in Business Analytics and Information Systems, applicants must have one of the following:
- A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and satisfying at least
one of the following criteria:
- "B" average or better in all work attempted while registered as an undergraduate student working for a degree, or
- "B" average or better in all work attempted while registered as an upper division undergraduate student working for a baccalaureate degree.
- A bachelor's degree with a "B" average or better from a regionally accredited institution and a previous graduate degree with a "B" average or better from a regionally accredited institution.
- The equivalent bachelors and/or graduate degrees from a foreign institution.
Standardized Test Scores
Students must take and submit scores from either the GRE or GMAT exam. In recent years, most successful applicants have typically had GRE scores near or above 306 (with a verbal score of 149 or above) and GMAT scores in the 580+ range.
Applicants from countries where English is not the official language must also demonstrate proficiency in English in one of the following ways:
- By providing scores of 79 or higher on the internet based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT)
- By providing a score of 6.5 or higher on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
- By providing a score of 53 or higher on the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A)
- By earning a score of 153 (or equivalent) on the GRE Verbal exam.
- By earning a baccalaureate or higher degree at a regionally accredited institution in the U.S.
- Applicants who earn a baccalaureate or equivalent degree at a foreign institution where English is the language of instruction (for the institution and not just the program) may meet this requirement. However, other related factors (including test scores) will also be considered. Medium of Instruction must be documented on the transcript or on an official Certificate of Medium of Instruction from the Institution