Sharpen your edge

Designed for college graduates with strong quantitative backgrounds, this 10-month Master of Quantitative Management (MQM) program provides training in analytics and communication, all within a specific context—finance, marketing, forensics, or strategy. You’ll prepare for a career in data-based problem solving by learning at the intersection of business and analytics. Along with a foundation in data analysis, you’ll gain expertise in a specific function and a robust set of soft skills, becoming an analyst who can move the whole team forward.

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Forge a solid base

Guided by our elite faculty, you’ll learn how to leverage analytics to achieve business goals. A comprehensive curriculum spanning technical skills, functional knowledge, and advanced problem-solving methods creates a platform for success in your first role after graduating—and over the course of your career.

Hone your expertise

While your core foundation in data analysis will apply to any industry, you’ll specialize in one of four tracks—finance, marketing, forensics, or strategy. You’ll learn tools, skills, and business context tailored to your career focus, while taking electives in different tracks to broaden your skill set.

Polish your soft skills

Our team-based learning environment offers intense opportunities for collaboration. You’ll learn how to draw out the strengths of your team members to achieve your common goal, refining the interpersonal skills needed to be successful in the workplace.

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We're a STEM-designated program

International students who meet certain requirements may have a total of up to 36 months to gain work experience in the U.S.

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"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

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