Secure Your Dream Job
Business analytics is one of the fastest-growing, in-demand fields today and our students are getting a great return on their investment. As a student in the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program, you'll have access to numerous resources, putting you on the right track toward landing your dream job.
Where Your Degree Can Take You
MSBA Students Who Secure Employment within Six Months of Graduating
Average Starting Salary of our MSBA Graduates
Employers Planning to Hire Job Candidates with a MSBA
Sources: Maryland Smith’s Office of Career Services, GMAC, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Picture yourself as a ...
Business Intelligence Analyst
Operations Research Analyst
Quantitative Analyst / Modeler
Our MSBA students have been hired by companies such as ...
Connect with the Right People
Maryland Smith’s Office of Career Services (OCS) can help you bridge the gap between being a student and an employed professional. You’ll have one-on-one access to a career coach who will provide you with personalized tips on how to articulate your strengths when interacting with your future employer.
OCS services you'll have personal access to include:
- Strategic job search planning
- Résumé workshops
- Interview preparation
- Salary negotiation coaching
- Individualized and small group coaching
- Job fairs
- Networking events
"I learned job-hunting strategy from the small group coaching sessions held by the Office of Career Services. They really prepared me to feel more comfortable in the interview process and more competitive in the job market. I appreciate every OCS member’s contribution to help Fearless Terps like me thrive.”
MS Business Analytics '19
Get to Know Your Classmates
You can join clubs that will provide you with general connections and skills.
Smith Master’s Business Analytics Association
This staple club provides a great opportunity for you to network with other MSBA students and become involved in exciting professional and social activities.
Connect with first- and second-year master's degree students and participate in networking events, such as alumni meet-and-greets, mentorship meetups and career panels.
MS Professional Communication Club
Practice and receive feedback on your communication skills. You'll learn how to prepare speeches, perform well in a case competitions and engage in impromptu talks and conversations.
"I’m grateful for the amazing friendships and opportunities Smith has provided me. The environment is inclusive and this community is behind me all the way.”
Former Smith Master's Student Association President
MS Business Analytics '18