MS in Data Analytics

Long Island University, Post - ISC, United States

ms-in-data-analytics

Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 27,108

Course Accredited By

MSCHE

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 11% scholarship
The College of Management (COM) at LIU Post offers a new, 30-credit, specialized Master of Science in Data Analytics and Strategic Business Intelligence program (MDA) with a blend of data science, IT, and business courses to prepare students for the demand in industries for data-literate managers and data scientists with solid business knowledge and analytical skills.
  • The MDA program is designed for recent graduates or working professionals in their early or mid-career phases. The ideal student should have basic quantitative and IT knowledge and skills through prior coursework or working experience, and be highly motivated to learn how to deal with data as a strategic asset and apply IT and analytic methods to make data-driven business decisions.
  • The program is a STEM Designated Degree Program, which allows international students eligible to apply for a 24-month STEM OPT extension after their initial post-completion OPT.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Entry requirements
Graduate

Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 or 85 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0 (School of Pharmacy)
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 100 - 105(Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) 56 - 78
  • IELTS 5.5 – 6 Overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 45 - 57
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) Under 100 (Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.5 – 3.0

Foundation course:

  • Business Statistics (MDA 525, 3 credits)

Core courses:

  • Foundations of Data Science with R and Python (MDA 530, 3 credits
  • Data Management (MDA 610, 3 credits)
  • Data-driven Decision-making and Business Intelligence (MDA 620, 3 credits)
  • Introduction to Big Data Analytics and Machine Learning (MDA 710, 3 credits)
  • Data Privacy and Regulatory Compliance (MDA 730, 3 credits)
    Seminar course:
  • Applied Business Analytics (MDA 720, 3 credits)

Electives:

  • Students take two graduate-level courses offered by the COM (6 credits) in the following graduate programs:
  • MS in Accountancy
  • MBA/Global MBA
  • MS in Information Systems
  • MS in Management Engineering

Capstone course:

  • Global Capstone Action Learning Internship (MDA 821, 3 credits)

     
  • Graduate
  •  Direct Admission (2 semesters - Varies by program) $23,382 - $27,108
  •  Estimated Room, Board & Fees $16,266 - $19,614
  •  Pricing is subject to change

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