Virginia Commonwealth University [View Image]School of Business

AcademicsAnalyticsMaster of Decision Analytics-evening format

Specialize in data-driven decision making with a Master of Decision Analytics. This program arms you with the in-demand skills and experience needed for analyzing problems in the business world. You’ll gain expertise in the skills spanning the analytics project life cycle including data management, statistical analysis, machine learning, optimization, simulation, and presentation.


Courses are available in the evening, and the degree can be completed on a full- or part-time basis. We also offer the M.D.A. degree in a convenient weekend format.

Program and degree requirements

Career opportunities

  • Alumni employers include:
    • Altria
    • Capital One
    • Dominion
    • Equifax
    • McKesson
  • Careers in the field:
    • Senior financial analyst
    • Marketing data scientist
    • Pricing analyst
    • Human resource analyst
    • Financial risk analyst

Contact us

Advising and Application Questions
Graduate Studies in Business Office
(804) 828-4622

Curriculum Questions
Paul Brooks, Ph.D.
Faculty adviser

For information about our programs, industry connections and faculty, visit the supply chain management and analytics department page.

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