Grow your career with a degree in data analytics
Data Analytics is a broad discipline with many applications and focuses on the collection, management, quality control and interpretation of large sets of data. Professionals with data analytics expertise are highly sought after and work in a variety of industries including healthcare, logistics and transportation, manufacturing and more. Data analysts help organizations interpret their technical data so that those organizations can make better business decisions--they need both technical know-how as well as business knowlege.
The Master of Science in Data Analytics at UTC is unusual as it is offered as a collaboration between the Gary W. Rollins College of Business and the College of Engineering and Computer Science--providing our students with the technical and business expertise they need to succeed. Our program is taught by high-caliber faculty and features affordable tuition (with financial aid available).
Benefits of a Master of Science in Data Analytics:
- According to Robert Half's 2017 Salary Guide for Technology Professionals, data analysts earn between $77,500 and $118,750, depending on experience, education and skills.
- There is high demand for data analysts. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the field will grow at least 19% between now and 2024—a much higher rate than all other occupations.
- Harvard Business Review named data science the "Sexiest Job of the 21st Century."
Participants in our program have the opportunity to choose a business track or a computer science track.