Disruptive technologies and globalization have created a huge demand for well-trained business intelligence and analytics professionals. The master of science in applied business analytics in the Cotsakos College of Business’ program addresses this growing need for well-trained professionals with advanced analytical skills. The program is designed to empower students with the knowledge, tools, skills, and industry preparedness they need to lead in the creation of Big Data-driven insights and solutions.
Integrating math, technology, statistics and business domain expertise, the program curriculum will address emerging Big Data challenges, including the "Internet of Things", business intelligence, optimization, descriptive - predictive - prescriptive analytics, data mining, data warehousing, multivariate analytics, social network and text analytics, and machine learning. Coursework will prepare students to complete industry-relevant projects using real data and a wide variety of industry tools such as R, Tableau, Python, Hadoop, Spark, and others.
Can be completed in 15 months/one calendar year
Now accepting applications for spring and fall 2019
Part-time or full-time tracks available
No GMAT or GRE required (candidates with 3.0 GPA or higher)
Courses are offered in the evenings in hybrid or face-to-face formats.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470