Guide to a Master’s Degree in Data Analytics
By Kat Campise, Data Scientist, Ph.D.
A master’s in data analytics is a good match for students with a strong mathematical background who are interested in advanced analytics training. The differences between an on-campus Master’s Degree in Data Analytics and the online version are quickly disappearing. This guide is focused on the campus programs and includes a complete list of schools offering a data analytics masters program.
In This Guide
Step 1 – Select a Career Trajectory
Step 2 – Research Location and Housing Availability
Step 3 – Compare Costs with Online Options
Step 4 – Determine Timeline
Step 5 – Analyze Curriculum and Admissions Process
Step 6 – Review Schools Offering a Master’s in Data Analytics
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|School Name||Level||Program||More Info|
|Georgetown University||Master||Master of Science in Business Analytics||Website|
|Johns Hopkins||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics and Policy||Website|
|George Mason University||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics Engineering||Website|
|Utica College||Master||Online MS in Data Science||Website|
|Drake University||Master||Online Master of Data Analytics||Website|
|Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota||Master||100% online M.S. in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics||Website|
|Northern Illinois University||Master||Online Master of Science in Data Analytics||Website|