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Executive Master in Business Analytics

An executive master's degree with an emphasis on the analytical side of the business. Designed to advance and deepen understanding of business analytics y management science, as well as its applications in different areas of the organization, that allow you to make better decisions in an increasingly complex world.

 

International modules

INCAE's executive master's degrees offer its students the opportunity to learn from the best faculty in Latin America, sharing the classroom with experienced professionals from more than 10 countries. 
 

  • In addition, additional international modules can be added to the master's degree, which will be included in the participant's academic record upon completion of their studies at the ESCP and Darden School of Business schools.

Participant profile

  • Aimed at professionals with a minimum experience of 5 years in this area of ​​specialization, as well as senior executives who aspire to develop a deep experience in business analytics and management science.
  • The age is 30 years and under exceptions people from 29 years old are accepted.
  • Numerical skills.
  • Intermediate command of English.

The best Faculty in the region, made up of professors with doctoral degrees from the best universities in North America and Europe

Why this program?

Specialized academic content

A master's degree designed to develop technical, analytical and business competencies and skills to professionals who wish to carry out strategic initiatives in areas of Business Analytics, Management Science and their applications in different areas within the organization.

Vanguard General Education

The best faculty in Latin America, made up of 100% professors with doctoral degrees from the most prestigious universities in the world, which will give you tools to improve decision-making and face the challenges of a changing business world.

High level networking

The master's degree will allow you to learn and work alongside a group of experienced professionals from more than 10 countries. You will also exchange ideas with world-class experts, businessmen and guests and have access to the Inca network that includes more than 14.000 executives and managers from all over Latin America.

Carla Brenes's experience

Academic content

2. Modules

Module 1

Location:

face to face

Themes:

  • Introduction to Critical Thinking and Case Method
  • Strategy and Business Analytics

Module 2

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Predictive Analytics: How to enable better decisions

Module 3

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Real Data: Extraction, wrangling and cleaning

Module 4

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Machine Learning and Data Mining

Module 5

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Storytelling and persuasion with data

Module 6

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning

Module 7

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Marketing and Behavioral Analytics

Module 8

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Risk, Investment, and Fraud Analytics

Module 9

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Complex Systems Analytics

Module 10

Location:

online

Themes:

  • Analytics for Operations and Supply Chain Optimization

Module 11

Location:

face to face
13 of September of the 2022

Themes:

  • Closing Theme - Open to Discuss
     

3. Post-program (Online)

* Programming is subject to change

  • The age is 30 years and under exceptions people from the age of 29 are accepted, as long as they have experience in the area of ​​specialization.
  • Aimed at professionals with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience, who aspire to deepen in the area.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Interview with the Admissions Manager.
  • Complete the application for admission.
  • Cancellation of for US$200 by admission and examination process.
  • Pass the entrance exam.
  • Letter from the company where you work, committing to free the participant the time required to carry out the program.
  • Certificate of grades (sent by University).
  • Graduation Certificate (Submitted by University).
  • Two letters of recommendation in the format of INCAE.

FAQ

Is it possible to do the Executive Master in Business Analytics without sacrificing quality and dedication at work?
It is entirely possible and in fact, it is the reason why the format is modular (1 week per month), to ensure that students can work without interrupting their professional career. In addition, this format allows you to apply what you have learned faster, thus offering a clear benefit to your employer. 

Tips to improve your CV

Doing an executive master's degree means embarking on an exciting but also demanding life project, whose success depends on the interrelationship between work, study and personal life

Our teachers

  • Roy Gerardo Zuniga
    Academic director
    He completed his doctoral studies in Complexity Management at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, England and the University of Valladolid, Spain, graduated Summa Cum Laude, for his work in Strategy Execution and Operationalization. He has a Master of Philosophy in Strategic Simulation and Organizational Learning from Manchester School of Management. ...
  • Carla Fernandez-Corrales
    Teacher
    Professor Carla Fernández Corrales obtained her Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Information Systems from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In addition, she completed graduate studies in Industrial Engineering and obtained with honors an Academic Master's Degree in Computing and Informatics, both from the University of Costa Rica. She was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship from...
  • Esteban R. Brenes
    Esteban R. Brenes
    Teacher

    He specializes in the areas of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and was Dean of INCAE Business School from 2001 to 2007. He currently leads the Steve Aronson Chair of Strategy and Agribusiness and is the Academic Director of the Executive MBA (EMBA) and the Senior Management Program.

  • Maria Elena Carballo
    Teacher

    Professor María Elena Carballo, a native of Costa Rica, obtained a doctorate in Literary Studies and a master's degree, both from Brandeis University, in the United States. His doctoral thesis was on "The Autumn of the Patriarch" by García Márquez, and the Spanish-American novel of the dictatorship.

  • Florian M. Federspiel
    Teacher

    He earned his Ph.D. in Management Decision Science from IE Business School and an MSc. in International Management from the same school. Assistant Professor at INCAE Business School and focuses on Management Decision Sciences. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the area of ​​Operations and Technology at IE Business School, and a member of the Decision Analysis Society (INFORMS).

  • Gabriel silva
    Teacher
    Gabriel is a business director with experience in multinational environments, having worked in a number of industries, with special emphasis on the technology and education sector, he has been responsible for the delivery of more than 200 business transformation projects in countries around the world. ...
  • Gerzo Gallardo Morales
    Teacher
    • Data Science Institute Latam Co-Founder | Guest Professor Master Business Analytics INCAE
    • Master in Statistical Methods from the Pontifical University, Universidad Católica de Chile. Doctorate studies in Economics and Finance at the University of La Rioja Spain. Diploma in Advanced Financial Analysis and Financial Management from the Pontifica, Catholic University of Chile.
    • Commercial Engineer with a specialization in Marketing, from the Central University of Chile  
  • Ramiro Caso
    Teacher
    Psychologist by profession, Ramiro Casó has developed his career in two areas: communication and teaching ...
  • Luis Eduardo Lopez
    Teacher

    Specialist in the area of ​​Operations and Technology Management. He has taught courses for INCAE master's degrees, both in residential and executive programs, and in executive seminars in different countries. He has experience as a business consultant in several Latin American countries, especially in: Technology Management, Manufacturing Strategy and Strategic Simulation. He has recently explored possible uses of continuous simulation in environments that combine continuous flows with discrete flows in the production, transportation and storage of goods.

  • Arnold Camacho
    Teacher

    Got a Ph.D. in Finance and Development, and an MA in International Economics from Ohio State University, as well as a Bachelor of Civil Engineering of the Costa Rica university, with Graduation of Honor.

    He is a Full Professor at INCAE Business School, in the area of ​​Currency, Banking and Finance, Financial Institutions and Capital Markets, Portfolio Management, Evaluation and Risk Management.

    It also has the Stock Operator License in the Variable Income Market, Options and Futures Market, and the Clearing House of the Madrid Stock Exchange, Spain, granted by the Instituto de Bolsa y Mercados Españoles (BME).

  • Roy Gerardo Zuniga
    Academic director
  • Carla Fernandez-Corrales
    Teacher
  • Esteban R. Brenes
    Esteban R. Brenes
    Teacher
  • Maria Elena Carballo
    Teacher
  • Florian M. Federspiel
    Teacher
  • Gabriel silva
    Teacher
  • Gerzo Gallardo Morales
    Teacher
  • Ramiro Caso
    Teacher
  • Luis Eduardo Lopez
    Teacher
  • Arnold Camacho
    Teacher

The investment for our next edition is

The investment for our next edition is: 
for US$22.000

Starts

Start: 
April 2023

Quota return policy:

The space reservation is non-refundable. You may freeze your reservation, to be used within a calendar year, from the start date of the program for which you originally applied.

This request must be made at least 30 calendar days before the start of the program to which it applies.

If the request is received within 30 days before the start of the program or after having received access to the pre-program, it cannot be used for another program. In the event that the registration for the edition to which it is transferred is greater than the amount paid, the participant must cover the difference.

This reservation is not transferable and may only be used in INCAE academic programs and only during the aforementioned period.

Payment structure

  • Once the candidate has been accepted into the program, an initial payment of for US$4.000 for the reservation of space (immediately).
  • Subsequently, you must pay the rest of the amount in 4 equal installments, as follows:
2024 edition
Quota Date
1 fee
2 fee
3 fee
4 fee
$ 22.000

Financing options

Once admission has been received, there are several financing options, scholarships and other resources that INCAE makes available to applicants to cover the costs of the executive master's degree.

Because the institution receives students of various nationalities, it is recommended in the first instance to visit the local Ministry of Foreign Affairs of your country, as well as scholarship offices of higher education institutions, which can provide specific information to the particularities of each applicant.

Some financing options:

 

  • Costa Rica: BAC Credomatic, Banco Nacional, Banco Popular, CONAPE, COOPENAE, COOPESERVIDORES.
  • Nicaragua: Banpro, BDF and BAC Credomatic
  • Guatemala: G&T Continental, BAC Credomatic and Banco Industrial.
  • Honduras: Banco Lafise, BAC Credomatic and Ficohsa
  • El Salvador: Davivienda, Banco Agrícola and Banco Industrial.
  • Panama: IFARHU.
  • Peru: BCP and BBVA
  • Paraguay: Banco Vision and Banco Atlas
  • Bolivia: Banco BISA SA and Banco Crecer
  • Ecuador: Bank of Guayaquil and Banco Pichincha.
  • Dominican Republic: Fundapec
  • Colombia: Bancolombia
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INCAE reserves the right to change the programming and the assignment of Faculty