The Master of Business Analytics (Extension) is designed for students with an ambition to further their career within the business analytics industry, which is why they will be taught how to build and manage expert teams and to strategically oversee data-driven initiatives. This will culminate in a complex body of knowledge and skills, all of which will produce graduates who are ready for the next stage of their career.



Adelaide / Brisbane / Gold Coast / Melbourne / Perth / Sydney 

Course structure
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Course subjects

The Master of Business Analytics (Extension) requires you to accrue a total of 64 credit points. 

Two MBA electives are to be selected as elective subjects (6 credit points each). Please refer to the table above to see available options.

Students at the Gold Coast campus will choose from a limited selection of subjects for Trimester 1 2024. For more information, please commence your application through Kaplink to see the full list of available subjects.

Course Learning Outcomes

Students enrolled in the Master of Business Analytics (Extension) at Kaplan Business School will learn how to:

  • Investigate business opportunities by applying off-the-shelf analytics tools to business data
  • Communicate complex business data outcomes to diverse, specialist and non-specialist stakeholders clearly, effectively and in an engaging and ethical manner
  • Use sound judgement to formulate, advise and implement business solutions via the aid of data-driven, evidence-based approaches
  • Apply an exploratory mindset when solving complex business problems
  • Evaluate ethical, privacy and security issues regarding smart technology, and data acquisition, management and distribution
  • Construct, manage and operate in diverse expert teams to oversee data-driven initiatives
  • Create collaborative business analytics strategies and solutions based on current real-world case studies

Entry requirements

All students applying to study at Kaplan Business School must satisfy the entry requirements for the desired course.

International entry requirements >

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Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Students may be eligible for credit for academic work previously completed and should apply to the School for this to be recognised as an exemption from individual subjects of study.

Recognition of prior learning form (PDF) >

Career Outcomes

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> Business analytics team leader

> Social media manager

> Corporate reporting supervisor

> Management consultant

Career Outcome Video Description

The course is designed so that students are eligible for substantial credits into recognised postgraduate courses in Australia that specialise in business analytics or that have space for unspecified electives.

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Testimonial - Alex Delgado - Master Of Accounting (Alumni)
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Fees and scholarships

Find out more about tuition fees and other expenses for our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

International fees >

Domestic fees >

There are also scholarships you may be eligible for to help support your study and living costs.

Scholarships >

How to apply

As an Australian citizen wanting to enrol in a Kaplan Business School course, you may be eligible for FEE-HELP. For further information visit www.studyassist.gov.au Apply Now