We’d Love To Meet You

Learn more about the M.S. in Business Analytics program with a visit to campus or by attending a virtual information session. These events are great opportunities to meet faculty, staff and students, to ask questions about the admissions process and financial aid, and experience for yourself what it’s like to be an M.S. in Business Analytics student at Elon.


Martha & Spencer Love School of Business: Graduate Open House

January 17
6 p.m. EST
Elon University

Learn more about the graduate programs offered through Elon University’s Martha and Spencer Love School of Business. Connect with Graduate Admissions Staff and program faculty to experience what sets an Elon graduate degree in business apart.

Martha & Spencer Love School of Business: Graduate Open House

February 11
9 a.m. EST
Elon University Admissions

Join us for a Saturday event on campus in the Inman Admissions Welcome Center to learn more about graduate programs in the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business. Ask questions about the application process, required materials, upcoming deadlines, funding your education, and hear the incredible stories of a few of our most recent graduates. A campus tour and lunch will be provided.


For You in 22 Lecture Series

This 45-minute session will be held via the Zoom platform. Attendees will be able to ask questions using the built-in chat feature. The session will cover admissions requirements, overview of the MSBA program, and information regarding financial aid.

For you in 22: A New Entry to the Ramen Market

January 12
Noon EST
Online

Ramen is a college staple: It’s delicious, cheap and easy to make. In 22 minutes, we will examine how ramen is marketed industry-wide, at your local stores, through promotions and ads, and how a new type of ramen product could change the entire market. Join us to hear more from one of Elon’s current MSBA candidates, Ben Muse ’23.

 

For you in 22: Microsoft Power Query – Data Power for Ordinary People

February 21
Noon EST
Online

If you have Microsoft Excel, you have access to a powerful and versatile data transformation tool that can bring sophisticated automation to your work. Microsoft Power Query is a data transformation and preparation tool built in to Microsoft Excel, allowing you to access data from multiple data sources and transform that data using a graphical interface that is accessible to everyday Excel users with no code skills required. MBA Alumna Katharine Frazier will show how Power Query can automate an individual analysis task or to streamline a collaborative project.

 

For you in 22: Prescribing Practical Business Decisions Based on Analytics

March 17
Noon EST
Online

The science of decision making for business (also called prescriptive analytics) has led to many successful industry applications in operations and supply chain domains. In this 22-minute webinar, we will focus instead on approaches to address the challenges that arise from applying decision science to more strategic, high-impact business decisions. About the presenter: Manoj Chari teaches business analytics at Elon and also serves as the director of the Center for Organizational Analytics. Prior to joining Elon, he spent nearly two decades in the industry, primarily at SAS Institute where he was senior director in the Analytics R&D Division. In this role, he led a department which developed software for mathematical decision science, as well as provided consulting services to help SAS customers worldwide apply these methods to their business. Chari also worked at Otis Elevators where he led a data science team developing predictive maintenance models for elevator health. In 2020, he was elected a Fellow of the Institute of Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) for outstanding leadership and career contributions to the practice of analytics and management sciences. He has a Ph.D. in operations research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Virtual Information Sessions & Computer Requirements

Virtual information sessions are conducted using Zoom. Following registration, participants will receive an email confirmation that includes session login details. If you have questions or difficulties logging into a session, please contact our Technology Services Desk at (336) 278-5200.


Individual Visit

These one-on-one visits can be held on campus or virtually and scheduled at your convenience. You will meet a member of the Graduate Admissions staff and discuss program details. If you are on-campus, you will tour the Koury Business Center. If you are interested in a visit to our RTP campus at NCBiotech, please contact us directly at (336) 278-7600 or gradadm@elon.edu.

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