College of Business Graduate Programs, Secretary
Master of Science Degree
In-Person & Online Options
Take Data to the Next Level
From the stock market to smart watches, our world is filled with data, and the opportunities are endless for those who are ready to capture it, analyze it, and put it into action. Our Master of Science degree in Data Science and Analytics will prepare you for these opportunities, providing the tools and hands-on experience to innovate, strategize, and implement data-driven solutions as a leader in nearly any industry.
With data science roles ranking as the third-best job in the U.S. for 2022 and coming with a median salary of $120,000, earning your master's degree will help you accelerate your career forward in this rewarding field.
Complete the program in less than two years and launch your career immediately.
Online and On Your Schedule
The Data Science and Analytics MS program can be completed on our campus in Big Rapids, MI or online. This means you'll have the flexibility to continue pursuing your career while you prepare for the next level.
Expand Your Education
Specialized skills will unlock more opportunities for you. That's why our master's degree program gives you the option of adding a concentration in a specific area. The program consists of 30 credits, 21 credits from the core of the program and nine credits from your concentration.
- Information Security and Intelligence
- Autonomous Vehicles
- Project Management
Maximize Your Opportunities
Your MS in Data Science and Analytics will move you and your career forward. Data science roles are emerging in practically every industry. As a graduate of our program, you will find diverse opportunities in:
Center for Virtual Learning
We will be moving to the brand new Center for Virtual Learning (CVL) for the Fall 2023 semester. With next-gen classrooms and labs, an advanced Cyber Competition Center, and cutting-edge esports arena, the CVL will put you at the center of a new era of education.