Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) Career Outcomes


The MSBA program at Gies Business prepares graduates to begin a purposeful career. The Office of Career and Professional Development assists by providing a range of professional advising and career resources. Business analytics students benefit from a team of professionals dedicated to supporting their success through services that include résumé review, practice interviews, one-on-one advising, career fair preparation, company information sessions, and virtual alumni conversations.

Analytics Positions Filled by MSBA Graduates (2022)

  • Analyst
  • Big Data Analytics Cloud Engineer
  • Consultant
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Migration Specialist
  • Data Analyst
  • Developer Associate
  • Tax Technology & Transformation Staff
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Senior Associate
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Senior Decision Science Associate
  • Senior Research Analyst

Employers Hiring MSBA Graduates (2022)

  • Amazon
  • Beghou Consulting
  • Capital One
  • Catalina USA
  • China Construction Bank Shanghai
  • Ernst & Young (EY)
  • Finys
  • Green Electronic Solutions
  • HengTai Securities
  • Impact Advisors
  • Northwestern University
  • PRA Group
  • State Farm
  • Treacy & Company
  • Vista Research Services

Top Destinations

  • Berkeley Heights, NJ
  • Bloomington, IL
  • Boston, MA
  • Champaign, IL
  • Chicago, IL
  • Dallas, TX
  • Evanston, IL
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Naperville, IL
  • Norfolk, VA
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Shanghai, China

On-Campus Recruiting Opportunities

The reputation of our College and our graduates brings hundreds of recruiters from the world’s top companies to campus each semester. Gies sponsors recruiting fairs each fall and spring semester, which provide opportunities for students to interview with companies for full-time and internship positions.

In addition, you have additional opportunities to participate in recruiting fairs across campus, including two in The Grainger College of Engineering; one in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences; one in the Research Park; and two all-campus recruiting fairs. As a Gies student, you can take advantage of a full array of resources and the experience of our career and professional development staff to prepare you for these recruiting opportunities.

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