INFORMS Student Chapter & Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) @ University of Washington Tacoma

By Haluk Demirkan posted 10-25-2018 14:26


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Dear Friends and Colleagues,

I am very proud to say that we have designed one of the most innovative & affordable graduate degrees in business analytics at the University of Washington! Our 12-month, work-compatible Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) ( program at UW Tacoma’s Milgard School of Business prepares graduates to enter the workforce as the next generation of savvy business analysts, project managers, analytics managers, digital talents and adaptive innovators.

UW Tacoma’s hybrid (40% face to face on Saturdays & 60% online), STEM-designated, multi-disciplinary MSBA program is perfect for students looking for flexibility in a graduate program. Through face-to-face classes on select Saturdays, and asynchronous online learning, students will gain experience in gathering, modeling, and analyzing data, as well as building smart, model & data-driven solutions that will help to solve real-world industry problems, or cultivate new opportunities, improving the performance of organizations. Over the course of the 12-month program, students will collaborate with local South Sound companies to engage in a hands-on Applied Project ( through the Center for Business Analytics Digital Transformation Lab. We have a GMAT/GRE waiver policy for qualified candidates.

Our next application deadline for the summer 2019 cohort is November 15th. Learn more about Milgard’s MSBA program by joining us at an upcoming virtual information session!- (

We also established the first and only INFORMS Student Chapter at University of Washington Tacoma to co-create value with students, faculty and staff at the University of Washington System in area of analytics, operations research and management science. All our MSBA students at UW Tacoma are member of INFORMS, and they receive significant amount of value for their professional and academic growth from INFORMS.