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The W&M Online MSBA Blog

For admissions tips, career statistics, and general thought leadership tidbits from the field, peruse our blog posts below.


Tips for Writing the Best Grad School Essay Infographic


Once you’ve completed your admissions essay for the Online MSBA, take some time to explore the technical skills and business acumen you’ll build in preparation for your future as a data scientist, storyteller and strategist.

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Imagining a New World for Growing Data

The challenges of mining and cataloging data are not new. In 1944, Fremont Rider, a librarian at Wesleyan University, noted that American university libraries seemed to double in size every year. Based on this observation, Rider estimated that by 2040, Yale...

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Smart Cities Infographic

Welcome to the Smart City Revolution

Just as data and data analytics can be leveraged to improve business performance, the same tools can also be used to improve livability, workability and sustainability in cities around the globe. In many ways, the future of smart cities is likely what you’d...

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The Benefits of Earning a Master's in Business Analytics

When it comes to choosing to attend graduate school, prospective students often look for the answer to one question above all others: Is this degree worth it?

Often, prospective graduate students are searching out the certifications to...

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