Master of Science in Business Analytics

Master of Science in Business Analytics

Batch Start Date- 1st July 2022

Key Benefits of the Program

  • INR23 Lakhs


    Cost savings upto INR 23 Lakhs compared to regular degree course in USA

  • Upto36 Months


    Eligible for PGWP/Post Study Work/OPT visa application after graduation

  • INR57 Lakhs


    Average salary in USA after completion of the course

Program Structure and Fees

Master of Science in Business Analytics is a 1.5 Year course wherein the first 6 months, you will be studying online with Golden Gate University, USA. Tuition fees for the Online course is USD 16,350 (inclusive of taxes). For remaining 1 year, you will be going to the USA and studying on-campus at Golden Gate University, USA. Tuition fees for Golden Gate University is approximately USD 22,890. You will also have to incur approximately USD 20,000 (Fees are subject to change depending upon intakes and admission year) per annum as living costs in the USA.
  1. Country

    USA

    Course Name

    • Master of Science in Business Analytics (Online)

    Eligibility

    • Three or Four Years toward bachelor's degree with 52% or above marks are eligible to apply. The bachelor's awarding university must be NAAC A or A+

    Tuition Fees

    ~ USD 16,350

    Cost of Living

    N/A

    Mode of Teaching

    Online

    Duration

    6 months

  2. Country

    USA

    Course Name

    • Master of Science in Business Analytics (On-Campus)

    Eligibility

    • The applicant must complete five modules of an online program with 3 or above CGPA
    • English Proficiency Requirement - TOEFL (iBT) >/=79, or IELTS >/= 6.5, or PTE >/= 57, or Duolingo >/= 100

    Tuition Fees

    ~ USD 22,890

    Cost of Living

    ~ USD 20,000

    Mode of Teaching

    On-Campus

    Duration

    1 year

Other Benefits

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • Golden Gate University Alumni Status
  • 24x7 learner support
  • Live & interactive faculty, alumni, and domain specific sessions
  • STEM Approved
  • Capstone Project
  • Upto 70% Scholarship on online component for 5000 students
  • WES Approved
  • End to End application and US visa support
About Golden Gate University

With more than 100 years of teaching excellence, the Golden Gate University (GGU) has strengthened individuals to attain their professional goals. Being one of the oldest private universities in California, GGU has been offering a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in Business



The university has the main campus in San Francisco, with two other campuses in Seattle and Silicon Valley. Every year, the university enrolls over a thousand students. The students at GGU also get an opportunity to study in the evening or during weekend classes and pursue online degree programs. GGU offers real-world and real-time expertise as 80% of its faculty are practicing professionals such as directors, consultants, entrepreneurs, and other industry leaders. Having received the accreditation of WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), the university strives toward developing new competencies amongst our graduates to be skilled in their respective domains.


 

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About USA
Home to most of the world’s esteemed international Universities; the USA is the hub of international higher education. Unparalleled academic excellence, distinguished higher education programs, professional growth, welcoming culture, umpteen career opportunities, highly accredited academicians, top-notch infrastructure, advanced technology and grou
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Career Opportunities


Business Analytics

  • Market Research Analyst

    USD 77,926 Annually

  • Financial Planning Analyst

    USD 82,738 Annually

  • Business Technology Analyst

    USD 81,351 Annually

  • Finance Specialist

    USD 79,179 Annually

Syllabus

Golden Gate UniversityMaster of Science in Business Analytics (Online)

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Golden Gate UniversityMaster of Science in Business Analytics (On-Campus)

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  • 50+

    TA Sessions

  • 1

    Capstone Project / Simulation

  • 50+

    Live Sessions

  • 10+

    Projects

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 program is meant for you.

What is the minimum eligibility for this program?

For Online Program-
- Three or Four Years toward bachelor's degree with 52% or above marks are eligible to apply. The bachelor's awarding university must  be NAAC A or A+
For Transfer to On-Campus-
- The applicant must complete five modules of an online program with 3 or above CGPA
- English Proficiency Requirement - TOEFL (iBT) >/=79, or IELTS >/= 6.5, or PTE >/= 57, or Duolingo >/= 100
 

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.
 

Payment

How much do I pay to block my seat?

You need to pay INR 25,000 to block your seat.

About USA

Can international students work to pay for their educational expenses?

Although there are a limited number of part-time, on-campus jobs for international students, the income from these jobs is only sufficient to provide “pocket money”; you will not earn enough income to pay for a significant portion of your educational expenses. The U.S. government prohibits international students from working outside the University.

Visa

Will upGrad help me in writing Academic and Visa SOP?

Yes, upGrad will help with your Academic and Visa SOP and will also organize training on how to write an effective SOP.

How much are living expenses for a year in the USA?

Living expenses in the USA for international students are approximately USD 20,000.

Time Commitment

What is the time commitment expected for the Program?

Upto 12-15 Hours/Week of time commitment is expected to be able to graduate from the Program.

How will my doubts/questions be addressed in an online Program?

Our dedicated Student Support Team is available 7 days a week from 09 AM to 09 PM IST to resolve your non-academic queries.Email us on studentsupport@upgrad.com to receive a response within 24 hours. For any urgent queries, please use the Call Back option on the learning platform and get a response within 2 working hours.Additionally, an upGrad buddy will enhance the learners’ experience by engaging with them to ensure they are on track with upcoming deadlines, submissions, offer guidance, and resolve their non-academic queries.Peer-to-peer discussion forum where you can post your queries and your peers/faculty/teaching assistants answer your queries within a day. Regular Q&A sessions with faculty to get clarification on conceptual doubts.

Refund Policy/Financials

Is there any deferral or refund policy for this program?

Refund Policy:
1. Learner can claim a refund for the amount paid towards the Program at any time, before the Cohort Commencement Date, by visiting www.upgrad.com and submitting duly filled refund form via the "My Application" section under profile. Processing fee of INR 10,000 will be levied while processing the refund. If a Learner has paid less than INR 10,000 while registering for the program, the Learner shall not be eligible for any refund in such case.
2. Learner shall not be eligible for any refund under any circumstances if refund request is raised post Cohort Commencement Date and Learner will continue to pay the monthly EMI for loan (if applicable) and such loan cannot be canceled. This is also applicable for those Learners who could not complete their payment and could not be enrolled in the cohort opted for. However, the Learner can raise a request for Pre-Program deferral as per the policy defined below for the same. 
3. In case of a refund as per point 1 of this policy, the Learner will be solely responsible for any cancellation of loan, including but not limited to applicable loan cancellation charges levied on the total canceled loan amount. These charges will be decided by the third-party financial institution that has granted given loan to the Learner and upGrad will have no role to play in deciding the quantum of these charges.
4. Learners must pay the full fee within 7 days of payment of Caution Money or Cohort Commencement Date, whichever is earlier, otherwise the admission letter will be rescinded.
5. Request for refund should be sent via email in the prescribed Refund Request Form, post completing the steps as per point 1 of this Refund Policy. The refund will be processed within 30 working days of commencement of the program after being duly approved by the upGrad Admissions Team. 
CaseFee Deducted/Charge
Before Program CommencementINR 10,000 (processing fee)
Post Program CommencementNo Refund Possible

Deferral Policy: (Pre- Program Commencement) 
● If a Learner, due to unavoidable circumstances is unable to commence with the cohort and requests for a deferral before the Cohort Commencement Date, Learner will have an option to defer to another batch.
● However, the learner will be required to pay 50% of the Total Program Fee amount (inclusive of taxes) before the deferral can be approved. Till this condition is complied with, the Learner will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
● A Learner can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of the initial batch the Learner enrolled for. 
● The Learner has time till the current Cohort Commencement Date to make the payment of the 50% of the Total Program Fee, post which the deferral request will expire. Once the deferral window expires and the Learner asks for a refund after the Cohort Commencement Date, the above-mentioned applicable refund policy will apply.
● The fee applicable to the deferred Learner will be as per prevailing Total Program Fee for the batch Learner as opted to defer to (No additional deferral fee is required to be paid).
Deferral Policy: (Post Program Commencement)
● If a learner is facing severe issues in dedicating time to the course, Learner will have an option to defer to another batch.
● A Learner can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the Cohort Commencement Date of the initial batch the Learner enrolled for.
● The Learner will be required to pay a deferral fee of 10% of the Total Program Fee (inclusive of taxes) if any along with the differential program fees between the two cohorts.
● The deferral request will be approved once the deferral fee is paid.
● Till this condition is complied, the Learner will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
● The Learner has 7 days (including holidays and weekends) from the date of deferral request to make the payment of the deferral fee, post which the deferral request will expire, and the learner will continue as part of the current cohort.
● If the Learner completes the deferral payment, the Learner’s login will be disabled, The Learner will leave the deferred cohort and the Learner will start learning on the new cohort from the point of the last assignment that was graded in the deferred cohort. All grades and progress till that point will be carried forward as it is to the new cohort .
● The deferral can only be requested during the batch for which the Learner has enrolled is ongoing. Once the batch has been completed, deferral requests shall not be entertained. For clarification, the batch completion here shall mean the “last grace deadline” as communicated by upGrad.  
CaseDeferral fee
Before Program Commencement50% program fee (including taxes) to be paid 
50% program fee (including taxes) to be paid 10% of the program fee (including taxes) to be paid within 7 days as deferral fee
Post Program Commencement (8 days after program start date)Will have to continue as a part of the current cohort

Which banks allow using 0% Credit card EMI or Credit card EMI?

No cost EMI is available on credit cards from all major banks (American Express, Bank of Baroda, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, RBL Bank, Standard Chartered, Axis Bank, Yes Bank).

Will I have to pay any extra amount for the EMI transaction?

If you are availing 0% credit card EMI, upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions. Your bank may levy GST or other taxes on the interest component of the EMI.

Are there any fees or down payment?

Certain banks charge nominal processing fees between INR 99 - 500 on 0% Credit Card EMI transaction. If charged will be billed in the first repayment installment.

Can I use my International credit card for 0% credit EMI or Credit Card EMI?

Only Indian bank Credit cards can be used. But you can pay the amount using the Credit card option in one shot/part payments and later you can convert into EMI from your respective bank. The tenures and interest charged will depend on your bank. upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions, this will be purely between you and your bank.

How can I opt for Credit card EMI if my bank is not listed in the 0% Credit card EMI or Credit card EMI?

You can pay the amount using the Credit card option in one shot/part payments and later you can convert into EMI from your respective bank. The tenures and interest charges will depend on your bank. upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions.
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