Online/Executive Format in M.S. in Analytics

Analytics

Enter the workforce with the skills, confidence, and expertise you need to succeed in an information-intensive world.

Stay competitive with a degree in Big Data. Today’s organizations use data-mining and analytics to drive pricing, marketing, research and development, finance, operations, logistics, risk management, and online activities. As a student in Harrisburg University of Science and Technology’s  Master of Science (M.S.) in Analytics degree program, you’ll be joining the next generation of analytics professionals as you master the specialized analytics skills needed to extract actionable information from large and complex data sets.  The program is delivered in executive format.  That means you take classes online and return to campus one weekend a month. 

The M.S in Analytics is a 36 credit-hour degree specifically designed with help from an influential Employer Advisory Board of top corporate representatives from companies such as LinkedIn, IBM, and Versatile Systems to meet the growing demand for data scientists and big data professionals. Through a comprehensive and applied curriculum you’ll explore the underlying data science, information technology, and business of analytics. A unique combination of mathematical and statistical study with instruction in advanced computational and data analysis will help you learn to identify patterns and trends; interpret and gain insight from vast quantities of structured and unstructured data; and communicate your findings in practical, useful terms.

What makes Harrisburg University’s M.A. in Analytics degree stand out from other programs…

Real Data Sets from Harrisburg University

  • Throughout your program, you’ll work with real data sets and take on projects provided by Harrisburg University’s industry partners allowing you to graduate exceptionally well-equipped to harness and communicate the full value of data to the organizations you serve.

A Comprehensive Data Analytics Curriculum

  • You’ll study all three areas of data analysis-predictive (forecasting), descriptive (business intelligence and data mining), and prescriptive (optimization and simulation). While studying real-world projects, you’ll learn that simple data analysis can be misleading, that large-scale problems are not amenable to naive solutions, and that working with unstructured field data is different than working with the results of a design experiment.

Courses that Focus on Real-world Career Skills

  • The M.S. in Analytics degree program was designed with help from Harrisburg University’s own Employer Advisory Board made up of executives from top organizations such as LinkedIn, IBM, and Versatile Systems. As a graduate from the Big Data degree program you’ll have the skills real corporations are looking for and be well-positioned to move into a career as a data scientist and analyst in finance, marketing, operations, or business intelligence.

As a graduate of the online M.S. in Analytics program you’ll be able to:

  • Identify and assess the opportunities, needs, and constraints for data usage within an organizational context;
  • Integrate information technology and data science to maximize the value of data;
  • Design innovative and creative data analytics solutions;
  • Communicate clearly and persuasively to a variety of audiences;
  • Lead analytics teams and projects

Big data = big opportunity.

Become a major influencer in today’s data revolution-Fill out the online application or call 866-424-8648 to talk to a counselor now.

The demand for skilled data scientists and managers is growing fast and there’s never been a better or more exciting time to pursue a degree in this high-growth field. The online M.S. in Analytics program at Harrisburg University provides you with the education and experience you need to successfully launch your career into data analytics.

A High ROI Degree from a Leading University

  • Since its founding in 2001, Harrisburg University has been providing students with affordable STEM degrees directly linked to today’s top careers and the online M.S. in Analytics is no different. This highly sought-after degree is offered for a competitively low tuition price and graduates from the program will be well-positioned to gain entry to top jobs in this lucrative and growing field.

A Comprehensive Data Analytics Curriculum

  • You’ll study all three areas of data analysis-predictive (forecasting), descriptive (business intelligence and data mining), and prescriptive (optimization and simulation). While studying real-world projects, you’ll learn that simple data analysis can be misleading, that large-scale problems are not amenable to naive solutions, and that working with unstructured field data is different than working with the results of a design experiment.

Analytics Expertise Corporations Want

  • The M.S. in Analytics program was designed with help from Harrisburg’s own Employer Advisory Board made of up executives from top organizations such as LinkedIn, IBM, and Versatile Systems. The program’s comprehensive and applied curriculum guides you through the underlying data science, information technology, and business of analytics that these types of organizations are looking for.

Enter the workforce with the skills, confidence, and expertise you need to succeed in an information-intensive world. Learn more about this exciting program by filling out your information now!

Big data = big opportunity.

Become a major influencer in today’s data revolution-Fill out the online application or call 866-424-8648 to talk to a counselor now.

 

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