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Business Data Analytics

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administrative contact

Nichole Grossman
Program Coordinator
College of Business and Economics
phone: 304-293-7957

program contact

Nichole Grossman
Program Coordinator
College of Business and Economics
phone: 304-293-7957

Program Details

Program Description

This degree, which crosses many disciplines, is a one-year, full-time online program with two three-day residencies.

Career Profile

Students are prepared to work in the emerging field of big data.

Delivery Methods Available

  • online

Graduate Program Application Requirements

Applicants must arrange for official copies of transcripts and test scores to be sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at PO Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510. If being sent by delivery service (Federal Express, UPS, etc) requiring a street address, please use WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, 1500 One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26501. The program requirements listed below (if any) are in addition to the main WVU Graduate Application.

  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Recommendations: 3 letters of recommendation
  • Test Requirements: GMAT or GRE test scores in the top 25%
  • See "Additional Information" below for other requirements

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Please see Office of Admissions - English Language Proficiency for more information.

Additional Information

Work experience in business intelligence, business analytics, data mining, data warehousing, database management, computer science, programming, Web development, Web analytics, risk management and related fields is considered favorably.

GMAT or GRE waiver can be requested if the applicant has 5 or more years of work experience.

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Prospective students should apply online at:

Application Priority Dates and Deadlines


WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

The College of Business and Economics is AACSB accredited, and has been for over 60 years. Only 5% of business schools globally receive this distinction.