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MS Business Analytics (MSBA) Admissions

MS Business Analytics (MSBA) Admissions

Greetings from the MSBA Admissions,

Thank you for your interest in the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program at USC Marshall School of Business. We are excited to share our top-ranked and globally recognized program with you as it is truly a unique opportunity.

We seek to bring in a group of diversified talents who not only have competitive academic and professional backgrounds, but also have strong leadership skills and are collaborative and communicative. All applications will be reviewed holistically.

We look forward to reviewing your application.

MSBA Admissions


Round 1 November 15, 2023
Round 2 January 15, 2024
Round 3 March 15, 2024
Round 4 April 15, 2024
Round 5

Rolling Admissions until Fall 2024 Cohort is full, or the final deadline of May 15 passes**


Progressive MSBA students complete 30-33 units (depending on undergraduate coursework and determined by the advisor after the Admissions Committee reviews the application). The program must be completed over at least 3 semesters, with students enrolling in 10.5 graduate units during the first Fall semester and 6 units during the first Spring semester. Marshall undergraduate business majors may qualify to have up to 9 units of MSBA graduate electives count toward their undergraduate Marshall Upper Division Electives (MUDE) units.

Questions? Contact: PDP@MARSHALL.USC.EDU