We need leaders like you!

Shape tomorrow's business decisions with data and lead your team to success. The Strategic Leadership & Business Analytics master's program from Athens State University can help you do both.

Industries today rely on business leaders who have a strong technical and analytical background — problem solvers who know how to use data to influence decision-making and drive business innovation.

Designed for working professionals, the Strategic Leadership & Business Analytics master’s program at Athens State University will provide an opportunity for individuals to enhance the professional knowledge, skills, and professional acumen needed to effectively draw upon strategic leadership models through the integration of business analytics to convert data into deployable, strategy-grounded actions for both the public and private sectors.

Harness the power of data analytics to uncover opportunity, guide innovation, and frame complex decisions. This program can help you become a more strategic-minded leader who possesses a powerful combination of technical ability and practical business knowledge.


We know you have options when it comes to online education. However, when you combine the affordability you receive at Athens State -- the best in Alabama -- with the high-quality instruction, you'll find that we provide the top value in higher education.

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Why Choose Athens State University?

Personalized Support

Personalized Support

Earn an online degree from an institution with a 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio, meaning you get personalized attention and support all along the way.

Incredible Value

Incredible Value

As the university with the lowest cost of attendance of all public, state institutions in Alabama, you can rest assured that you are getting the best value for your investment.

Completion College

Completion College

As an upper-division institution, your goal is our goal – we focus on helping you finish what you started, advance your career, and meet your personal goals.

Expert Faculty

Expert Faculty

Learn from the best and brightest – faculty members who know what knowledge and skills are needed to succeed in a competitive job market.

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Athens State University provides a quality junior, senior, and advanced-level education that meets the needs of students who want to balance academics, work, and family by offering workforce-ready, low-cost, and flexible degree-completion and graduate programs, unlike other more expensive colleges and universities.

As an upper division university, Athens State is a destination for transfer students and students with more than 36 hours of credit who may have paused their education and are seeking to finish their degree or those who are seeking an advanced degree to further their career. Offering over 50 undergraduate majors and degree options, in addition to graduate programs, Athens State focuses on providing affordable, flexible, and high-quality options for all learners.

Athens State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

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Classes Begin:
January 11, 2021

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300 N. Beaty Street | Athens, Alabama 35611
(256) 233-8100

Late Registration Ends:
January 18, 2021