Jump to content

Thoughts on USC Marshall's MSBA Program


Recommended Posts

Hello all, 

I recently got my acceptance letter to the Masters in Business Analytics Program at USC. Oddly, I did not receive a financial breakdown of costs and my financial aid status is still in review. Also seems didn't get scholarship as no mentions of it. Looking at the website though, tuition will cost around $73K total. I expect to finish the program in 1.5-2 years.

Several Questions:

1. I wanted to make sure there is a high chance of finding a better job after graduating and not stuck with debt. I currently have a job that makes around $80K, and the growth potential is slow (the next 10 years, I'll probably be stuck in the 80K-100K range); hence, I am looking for better options. I will have to resign from the job due to job travel requirements if I do grad school and miss out on the income. Can anyone provide some feedback about the program and whether you think it's worth the jump?

2. Is this program better than Columbia's SPS Applied Analytics Program? I am in the middle of applying and since I got accepted at USC, I am thinking if its a better option, I might as well not apply and save on the application fee. 

Thanks!

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use