Center for Business Analytics
Latest Updates from the Center for Business Analytics
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Our MSBA-BA graduate students have completed their capstone projects, delivered final presentations to their customers, and finalized their capstone reports. Now, you're invited to join us on zoom for a livestream of our Public Presentation Day, where each capstone team will deliver a 10-minute public version of their final presentation.Date: Jun 16, 2022
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Every dollar raised during Virginia Tech’s Giving Day has the potential to be transformational for the colleges, departments, and programs involved.Date: Feb 18, 2022
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As Virginia Tech welcomes its students back to campus following a year of online classes, Linda Christie joins Hokie Nation as director of the Center for Business Analytics (CBA) in the Pamplin School of Business.Date: Aug 23, 2021
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For the second year in a row, the Pamplin College of Business Outstanding Graduate Student Award has gone to a student in the Master of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Business Analytics (MSBA-BA) program.Date: May 17, 2021
“Big data and analytics are impacting every sector of business. By supporting research, teaching, and outreach in business analytics, the CBA will keep the Virginia Tech community at the forefront of this field.“ —Robert Sumichrast, Dean
Why Business Analytics?
A 2018 report from McKinsey & Co. forecast demand for an additional two to four million business analytics workers by 2026 in the United States alone.
Analytics Impacts Business
Analytics is the scientific process of harnessing analytic techniques and technologies to transform raw data into useful information for better business decisions.
Study Business Analytics
Build synergistic partnerships with the business community, interact with corporate sponsors who serve as advisors for the CBA program. Gain a working knowledge and hone your skills in business analytics by enrolling in the MSBA-BA program.