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ISA Analytics Track

Analytics describes the extensive use of data to guide evidence-based decision-making. This field has emerged during a time when massively large data sets are being collected throughout society. Analytics lives at the junction between numerous traditional disciplines including information systems and statistics.

This program will provide a framework for thinking about the collection and use of so-called "big data" and students will develop skills for handling structured and unstructured data sets and for developing models to predict behavior in data-rich environments. The anayltics track is truly interdisciplinary and provides a framework for thinking about the collection and use of data that will complement the pursuit of any major across the university.

Skills

  • Learn a framework for thinking about the collection and use of "big data"
  • Handle structured and unstructured data sets
  • Develop models to predict behavior in data-rich environments

Top Employers

  • PwC
  • Abercrombie & Fitch
  • EY 
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Amazon
  • Insight Global
  • American Greetings
  • Target
  • Key Bank
  • 84'51
  • IBM

Career Opportunities

  • Analytics Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Data Scientist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Research Associate
  • Statistician