Data Analytics

Program Summary

Our fully online Master of Science in Data Analytics is an intensive program that will prepare you for the fastest growing occupations in data science. This program features coursework based on the latest trends and best practices in the field. With a heavy focus on real-world learning experiences, the program will build competencies in you for extracting deep insights from big data that are readily applicable in a range of contexts and industries.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Business

Degree(s) Offered: M.S.

Program Requires GMAT or GRE:

  • Yes (recipients of baccalaureate from non-U.S. institutions)
  • No (recipients of baccalaureate from U.S. institutions with appropriate academic record)

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration. Please note the MSDA courses are in a 10-week format. 

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S.
Spring March 1 March 1
Summer April 1 April 1
Fall August 15 August 15
Winter December 1 December 1

Contact Us

Data Analytics
Barsema Hall 328
Program website

815-496-8000
niuonline@niu.edu

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