for working professionals by Washington MonthlyRanked #1
70% Scholarships for 5,000 Students$100 Mn Fund
travel to San Francisco and learn with peersOptional Campus Immersion
Program Duration15 Months
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*Only those residing outside the United States of America may apply to this program

Program Overview

Key Highlights

US-Recognised MSBA taught by scholar practitioners
US-Recognised MSBA taught by scholar practitioners
70% scholarships for 5,000 students - Check your eligibility!
70% scholarships for 5,000 students - Check your eligibility!
Designed for working professionals
Designed for working professionals
GGU alumni status
GGU alumni status
Optional On-Campus immersion in San Francisco, USA
Optional On-Campus immersion in San Francisco, USA
Study Abroad and complete your degree at Golden Gate University.
Study Abroad and complete your degree at Golden Gate University.
Live & interactive sessions with GGU faculty, professionals and alumni
Live & interactive sessions with GGU faculty, professionals and alumni
24x7 student support
24x7 student support

“We’re eager to welcome professionals from across the world to learn through online & hybrid channels and be a part of our heritage to become the leaders of tomorrow. With upGrad, we look to enable high quality education for working professionals.”

- Prof. Brent White
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Golden Gate University, San Francisco

Syllabus

A holistic MSBA program led by Golden Gate University professors and scholar practitioners.

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About the Program

Learn as you Work

Learn as you Work

Ranked as #1 university in the US for online learning and working professionals, GGU's curriculum is designed to allow students to learn as they work.

Silicon Valley Professionals

Silicon Valley Professionals

Get exclusive access to silicon valley professionals and experts in the field of business analytics. With the region's expansive tech ecosystem - the best professionals and companies in the field are there.

Immersion and Study Abroad

Immersion and Study Abroad

Engage in interactive networking sessions with experienced professionals from your batch for effective peer to peer learning or move to the US to complete your MSBA on campus.

    Programming Tools & Languages Covered

    Master of Science in Business Analytics from Golden Gate University, San Francisco
    On successful completion of the program, graduates become a part of a 120+ year education heritage with all the benefits that accompany a Master of Science in Business Analytics from the #1 ranked university for working professionals.
    Master of Science in Business Analytics from Golden Gate University, San Francisco
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    • A degree from a pioneering university based in the innovation capital of the world
    • Full alumni status from Golden Gate University
    • Join a 70,000+ network of NASA astronauts, mayors, C-suite leaders, and entrepreneurs

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    *This image is a sample degree from Golden Gate University, awarded to eligible students upon successful completion of the program. Please contact the admissions team to learn more.

    Instructors

    Learn like you’re right there in San Francisco

    Watch David Fike (President, GGU), Brent White (Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, GGU), and Phalgun Kompalli (Co-founder, upGrad) talk about the collaboration that makes it possible.

    Syllabus

    *The curriculum and credits are a virtue of University's guidelines while meeting international standards and quality.

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    50+
    TA Sessions
    1
    Capstone Project/Simulation
    50+
    Live sessions
    10+
    Projects
    36
    Credits

    Data Analysis for Managers

      Foundations of Business Analytics

      3 Credits

        Enterprise Performance Management & Metrics

        3 Credits

          Managing Data Structures

          3 Credits

            Business Intelligence

            3 Credits

              Advanced Statistical Analysis with R

              3 Credits

                Advanced Statistical Analysis with Python

                3 Credits

                  Big Data Ecosystem

                  3 Credits

                    Natural Language Processing

                    3 Credits

                      Machine Learning for Predictive Analytics

                      3 Credits

                        Prescriptive Analytics and Optimization

                        3 Credits

                          Web & Social Network Analytics

                          3 Credits

                            Capstone

                            3 Credits

                              The upGrad Advantage

                              benefits

                              $100 Million Scholarship Fund

                              $100 Million Scholarship Fund
                              Ever since education was only accessible to the privileged, GGU has been at the forefront of breaking this norm. Since its first ever class in 1850 under the evening skies of San Francisco, GGU has led the mission of ‘Education For All’.
                                It aims to continue its legacy even in the 21st century. In line with the commitment to help aspiring students achieve their dream of credible higher education, students across the globe who dare to walk the lesser taken path for a successful career are welcome to apply.
                                  Up to 70% scholarship to fulfill your learning aspirations. Apply now to check your eligibility.
                                    benefits

                                    Learning Support

                                     Learning Support
                                    Industry Mentors
                                    • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
                                    • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedback on improvement
                                    Student Support
                                    • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7)
                                    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
                                    benefits

                                    Doubt Resolution

                                    Doubt Resolution
                                    Q&A Forum
                                    • Timely doubt resolution by industry experts and peers.
                                    • 100% expert verified responses to ensure quality learning.
                                    Expert Feedback
                                    • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
                                    • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts

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                                    Admission Process

                                    There are 5 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

                                    Program Fees: USD 39,240

                                    ($1,090 Cost per credit * 36 Credits)*

                                    *Earn a Certificate from the #1 Business School in the world for an additional $2000.
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                                    Refer someone you know and receive cash reimbursements of up to $500!*

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                                    Frequently Asked Questions

                                    Course Eligibility

                                    Who is this program for?

                                    For IT professionals: Roles in the IT industry are evolving rapidly, and one is now expected to have a better understanding of analytics. Hence, to lead such teams, managers are expected to have the knowledge of analytics in addition to having strong leadership qualities. This program will help you with both. 

                                    For non-IT professionals: With each and every business decision becoming data-driven, analytics is a de-facto skill expected from any manager, as you would be the one making decisions. This program will help you understand how to convert a business problem into an analytics problem and then solve it. So, if you are aiming to lead the teams working on solving problems of the digital age, start your own business, or even consult others in making business decisions, then this programme is meant for you.

                                    What is the minimum eligibility for this program?

                                    Bachelor's Degree in any specialization.

                                    How do I become eligible for the scholarship? What is the application process?

                                    The Scholarship is rolled out based on academic and professional achievements. Once the application form is submitted with these details, the admission committee reviews the same. If you are admitted into the program, the scholarship that you are eligible for will be mentioned on the Offer Letter itself. Please note that admission is provisional until successful verification of supporting documents.

                                    Refund Policy/Financials

                                    What is the refund policy for this programme?

                                    Refund Policy:

                                    1. You can claim a refund for the amount paid towards the Program at any time, before the Program Start Date, by visiting www.upgrad.com and submitting your refund form via the "My Application" section under your profile. You can request your Admissions Counsellor to help you in applying and withdrawing for a refund by sending them an email with reasons listed. For post program refund please connect with your Admissions Counselor to understand the policy. This is applicable even for those students who could not complete their payment, and could not be enrolled in the batch opted for. However, the student can avail pre-deferral as per the policy defined below for the same.

                                    2. Student must pay the full fee within seven (7) days of payment of the deposit amount or Batch Start Date, whichever is earlier; otherwise, the admission letter will be rescinded.

                                    3. Request for refund as per point no. 1 of the refund policy must be sent via email in the prescribed refund request form. The refund will be processed within 30 working days of submitting the duly signed refund form, after being duly approved by the Academic Committee.

                                    Disclaimer

                                    1. upGrad does not grant credit; credits are granted, accepted or transferred at the sole discretion of an educational institution. upGrad does not make any representations regarding the recognition or equivalence of the credits or credentials awarded, unless otherwise expressly stated. If you intend to pursue a post graduate or doctorate degree upon completion of this course or apply for employment which requires specific credits, we advise you to enquire further regarding the suitability of this degree for your academic and/or professional requirements before enrolling.

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