Master's in Business Analytics Admissions



We welcome students with a wide range of interests and aspirations.

Applicants are reviewed as a whole person. The selection committee will consider all parts of every application submitted, including the essays and letters of recommendation. We want the best students in our master's program, but we do not have a maximum or minimum number of students that we accept each year.

School Codes

  • GRE: 4832 (The University of Arizona)
  • TOEFL: 4832 (The University of Arizona)
  • GMAT: Eller College of Management, MSMIS

Application Deadline

February 14: International Student Deadline 
June 1: Domestic Student Deadline

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Admissions Requirements

When applying, you will also need to provide the following:

Test Scores

  • Copies of GMAT or GRE scores (uploaded during online application process)
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores. The test must have been taken within the last five years of intended term of enrollment. There is no minimum score requirement.
    • GRE –use school code 4832
    • GMAT – Eller College of Management, MSMIS
  • Copies of TOEFL/IELTS scores (uploaded during online application process)
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS scores - use school code 4832 (for international applicants only who have not graduated from an institution in the U.S. Test must have been taken within two years of the intended term of enrollment. Minimum TOEFL score of 80 internet based testing, IELTS test composite score of 7 (no subject area below 6.)


  • Copies of official transcripts/academic records (uploaded during online application process)
  • Official transcripts/academic records (official documents needed ONLY after being admitted into program.)
    • From a US institution: Final, official transcript showing degree awarded with conferred date
    • From an international institution: Final, official transcripts/academic records showing degree awarded with conferred date and/or official degree/diploma certificate More details here on accepted transcripts/academic records


In addition to work experience with dates of employment, your resume should include education, awards and honors, memberships, leadership experience, and participation in professional organizations. (uploaded during online application process)

Statement of Purpose

We welcome applications from a wide range of academic backgrounds, professional interests, and personal aspirations.  As a way of sharing your personal vision, please prepare a written statement that describes why you are interested in a career in information systems, your specific interests in the academic programs of the Eller College of Management, and how earning a Master’s degree in Business Analytics from the University of Arizona will contribute to you achieving your professional goals. (uploaded during online application process)

Letters of Recommendation

Request letters from three professional associates who can speak to your eligibility for this program.  (uploaded during online application process

Completed Graduate College Application 

Admission Statistics

  2022 2021 2020 2019
Total Enrolled 10 11 11 7
Domestic 5 4 7 6
International  5 7 4 1
Female     5 3
Male     6 4
GPA (average) 3.38 3.5 3.3 3.45
TOEFL* (average) 104 94 N/A 95
GRE (average) 312 302 318 292
GMAT (average) 594 596 N/A 675
Work Experience (months)  24 47 10 34

Note: Applicants must provide either a GRE or GMAT score, not both. Tests must have been taken within the last five years of intended term of enrollment. We do not have a minimum accepted.

* TOEFL scores applicable for international applicants only.

Your Future is Calling

You’ve heard the “why.” If you think you’re a good fit, it’s time for the “how.” Let’s get you on the road to your Eller degree. Contact us or begin your application now:

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