Fast. Flexible. Focused.

To reach your career goals, you may still need skills and proficiency in data and business analytics beyond those covered in your previous business MBA or other master’s degree in management. But you may not have a lot of additional time to invest in more education. Our Accelerated Master of Science in Quantitative Management: Business Analytics online program is designed for working professionals like you. It builds on your prior training in business management courses and upgrades your skills with advanced data science and analytics training. And we give you credit for previous business education if your program's curriculum was similar to a Duke MBA or MMS, enabling you to complete this program in one year.  Combining your business background and new big data and analytics skills, you will learn how to  develop business insights for your work and be ready for new career opportunities. 

Learning plus support

Your online learning combines self-paced data analytics modules and assignments with real-time virtual video sessions and team data science projects. Our unique learning model ensures you gain functional knowledge from our world-class faculty while also benefitting from the expertise of your peers across multiple domains, all within our intensely collaborative environment. Our program managers and technical support team will remain in constant touch with you and be accessible whenever you need help or have questions, regardless of your physical location.

Work-Life-School balance

Our innovative MS: Business Analytics learning model provides the flexibility needed by many working professionals in two important ways. First, you can work on the self-paced modules at your convenience. Second, you can opt not to take one or two of the courses offered in a term, taking them later in your program. Depending on when you do take those courses, your graduation date may be delayed. However, this flexibility will allow you to continue in the program even during times of high demand at work or in your personal life.

Set your career course

Guided by our very approachable business analytics faculty, you’ll learn how to leverage advanced analytics to deliver business insights for managerial decisions. A comprehensive curriculum spanning technical skills, business knowledge, and advanced problem-solving methods ensures you’ll build a wide range of capabilities to support your success now--and over the course of your career.

Turn knowledge into know-how

Given your previous MBA or masters in management degree from a peer institution - your academic experience in the core disciplines in business means you can focus exclusively on building new skills in analytics and data science. Admission to this accelerated program is open to MBA, MMS, and MiM graduates from Fuqua or other accredited institutions with the same core curriculum as our programs. Duke University has strict guidelines on whether credits are transferable, so please review the admissions requirements and contact us to see if you qualify before starting the application.

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Prerequisite

An MBA, MMS or MiM degree from an accredited institution - with a curriculum that is equivalent to the set of courses in Duke's MBA or MMS programs - is required for admission to the online Accelerated MSQM: Business Analytics program. 

"The Duke MQM and MSQM programs develop data analysts with broad business perspective, strong technical expertise, and a deep command of business communication. These are the kind of candidates that P&G and many other Fortune 100 companies seek out. The candidates' skill set applies to a wide range of functions and enables them to contribute at all levels within an organization." David Taylor, Chairman, President and CEO, P&G

Accelerated MSQM: Business Analytics Round 1 Deadline

12/02/2020
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Accelerated Master of Science in Quantitative Management

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