Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: February 15
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: $50
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: $39,814
Domestic tuition: $39,814

Program overview

Companies across all industries are using sophisticated technologies to collect and understand data to manage their operations. As a result, the demand for skilled analytics professionals is growing fast in all types of organizations—regardless of industry, size, or ownership structure. Be ready to capitalize on this opportunity by gaining specialized, practical knowledge and skills in Suffolk's big data and business analytics programs. Your array of business analytics program options includes an undergraduate major, minor, a master's program with an accelerated option, graduate certificate, and dual degree options. This major combines courses in statistics, information technology, and business, to help you build strong business decision-making skills. You’ll learn how to use business data to improve efficiency, solve problems, identify new opportunities, and prepare for the future.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus



  • Duolingo English Test
  • PTE
To apply to Suffolk, international students must submit/complete the following: Essay/personal statement Official high school transcript* or GED/HiSET results Letter of recommendation Official College/University Transcripts (in English or with official translation) from all institutions attended. Proof of English Proficiency Option - select one of the options below: SAT or ACT scores in lieu of English Proficiency (SAT/ACT is not required of International Students) TOEFL or IELTS score (TOEFL minimum is a 79, IELTS a 6.5) PTE-Academic with a minimum score of 54 DUOLINGO English Test-DET (Minimum score of 105)

Career opportunities

When you graduate, you’ll be able to analyze large volumes of data and make tangible recommendations that help organizations make smart decisions and solve challenges. Learn to track, measure, and report on data sets and business statistics for both micro and macro applications. You'll also improve your marketability in the workforce and enter a growing industry with high-paying jobs. Suffolk's Big Data & Business Analytics major prepares you for a variety of graduate programs AND is STEM designated (CIP Code: 52.1301), enabling international students to extend their OPT by two years after graduation.

Campus location

Boston , United States

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