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Master of Professional Studies in Analytics

Entry Terms
Fall, Winter, Spring

Available 100% Online: Online and on-ground

Application Deadlines: Spring 2019 - March 29, 2019 (A), May 10, 2019 (B) ; Summer 2019 - June 28, 2019

Application Deadlines: Fall 2019- July 8, 2019 ; Spring 2019 - February 4, 2019 ; Summer 2019- April 29, 2019

Credits Required for Graduation
45 Quarter Hours

Northeastern University is helping to create leaders with a deep understanding of the mechanics of working with data and the capacity to identify and communicate data-driven insights that ultimately influence decisions.

The Master of Professional Studies in Analytics provides students with an end-to-end data analytics education through a core curriculum with integrated experiential learning opportunities. Not only will students graduate with a portfolio of work samples that demonstrate their range and depth of skill, they will be part of a larger network of data analytics professionals who will serve them now and in the future. With the Master's in Analytics you will:

  • Build portfolios of real-world projects demonstrating competency with key technologies, visualization and communication techniques, and the ability to translate information into recommended actions.
  • Gain a core data analytical skillset upon which to layer more specialized technical skillsets or industry-specific applications.
  • Develop a relationship to industry leaders and peers so that you may leverage your Northeastern education long after your formal education ends.
  • Choose from a host of flexible programming options—all of which share an industry-defined core curriculum and a required, credit-bearing experiential requirement.
  • Anticipate and contribute to the future direction of data analytics.


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About Northeastern

A data analytics graduate program at Northeastern University enables you to create the educational experience that best meets your career and life goals. Recognized as a top-50 research university, our data analytics degrees offer a dynamic learning environment that is fueled, informed, and inspired by professionally-oriented, hands-on study.

Experiential learning. Industry-aligned, online courses. Flexible study options. Our data analytics graduate programs also allow you to access to a global network of faculty practitioners, corporate partners, distinguished alumni, and fellow students. Together, these form the cornerstone of an education that’s innovative, yet relevant; practical, yet transformative.

  • Our experiential learning model enables you to apply learning from online and classroom data analytics courses to real-life situations in the field or in your current organization.
  • You’ll also join an ever-expanding global network of more than 3,300 corporate partners and 230,000 alumni, with a powerful presence in more than 90 countries.
  • Discover a graduate education in data analytics designed to satisfy the needs of both the student and the industry.
  • Experience an innovative online education model driven by cognitive science, informed by employers, and powered by experiential learning.
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