A Diverse and Accomplished Inaugural Class for the Master of Science in Business Analytics Program

students in front of paccar hall

Thirty-nine students accepted the invitation to join the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program this summer in its inaugural year. Students join the program from all parts of the world including, here in the Pacific Northwest, and spanning countries like Australia, China, and India, exemplifying the widespread enthusiasm for this program. About 70% of the incoming class are international students, boasting a remarkably diverse student body. The incoming class also shows diverse gender representation with a 54% female and 46% male student body.   

The incoming class has average of 4.2 years of work experience and come from a variety of industries including consumer products, financial services, and technology. The class of 2020 is an exceptionally scholarly cohort with 30% of incoming students already holding a master’s degree in another discipline.  

Students chosen to represent the inaugural class for the Master of Science in Business Analytics program were chosen out of a pool of 338 applicants. 

The MSBA program is excited to welcome the class of 2020 to the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington! 

Visit the Master of Science in Business Analytics website for more information on the program, admission events, and more. 

Written by Olga Jimenez
MSBA Content Strategy Writer
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