University of Charleston

University of Charleston

UC is now offering an online Master of Science in Business Analytics & Applied Artificial Intelligence (MSBAAAI)


The future of business success lies in big data, analytics and applying artificially intelligent technologies, and having skilled employees who can leverage these critical success factors. That’s where UC’s new Master of Science in Business Analytics and Applied Artificial Intelligence seeks to fill our nation’s skill gap.

The MSBAAAI program will provide students with the necessary skills to lead, manage and work across multiple disciplines, utilizing the insights provided by informed application of data and artificial intelligence. Through flexible online options, students will study Business Analytics, Data Science Applications & Technologies, Machine Learning, Data Visualization and Data Mining, and more. Therefore, prospective students should have some industry exposure or have a computer science or quantitative or technological degree, and possess vision for careers in leadership and strategic management in the business analytics and applied AI domains.

The equivalent of this program is available only at a handful of top universities in the country” explained Dr. Jim Samuel, Director, Business Analytics and Applied AI. “Students completing this program will be prepared for employment in roles requiring strategic, quantitative and technology management skills, along with business leadership capabilities.


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For information about the Admissions process, please contact Matt McNeil at or call 304-357-4991.