According to “Jobs on the Rise in 2021”, a special report from LinkedIn, data science careers are the #3 most in-demand occupation in tech, with an estimated year-on-year job opening growth of 35%. You can develop advanced knowledge of statistics and data science along with skills for analysis and data visualization with Harrisburg University. Our Master of Science in Analytics program equips you for careers in this fast-growing field through project-based learning focused on solving real-world problems.
As a graduate of this program, you will be able to:
A master’s degree in analytics positions you for competition in a fast-growing career field with skills applicable to a wide range of industries. Data analysts can find work in:
To give an example of the rise in demand for analysts, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that job opportunities for market research analysts will grow by 22% over the 2020-2030 period, more than twice as fast as the overall job growth rate of 7.7%. 1
To apply to the Master of Science in Analytics, you must hold a baccalaureate degree in a related field from a regionally accredited U.S. institution (or international equivalent). We will also consider applicants who hold a baccalaureate in an unrelated field but who have relevant professional experience.
See more details, including where to fill out our free application form, on our admissions page.