Data Analytics and Visualization

Pratt Institute

12 months
27954 USD/year
27954 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Data Analytics and Visualization (DAV) program at Pratt Institute addresses the growing need, both nationally and locally, for researchers, analysts, mapmakers, designers, usability experts, and other data professionals. 


Drawing on the School of Information’s strengths in Information Science and Human–Computer Interaction, the program prepares students for work across the full lifecycle of data, from data acquisition, manipulation, and storage, to statistical analysis and interpretation, and dissemination of data artifacts through visual and narrative means.

Learning outcomes

The Data Analytics and Visualization program at Pratt Institute creates well-rounded data professionals who have strong statistical and technology skills combined with strengths in research, communication, and design, allowing them to ask sophisticated research questions around data, convey information effectively in visual and written communications, and design intuitive, meaningful, and engaging experiences of data.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Advanced GIS
  • Government Information: Users, Sources & Democracy
  • Interactive Web Mapping and Coding
  • Spatial Statistics for GIS
  • Information and Human Rights
  • Data Librarianship & Management
  • Research Design & Methods
  • Programming User Interfaces
  • Web Development
  • Database Design & Development
  • Information Architecture & Interaction Design
  • Advanced User Experience Design
  • Information Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate students must file the application using our online system. There is a non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • Transcripts: a scan of your official transcripts should be uploaded when you complete your online application. Request an official copy from your school, either digitally or physically, scan it, and upload it. 
  • International students must have all transcripts translated into English by a certified translation service.
  • Two letters of recommendation from employers, professors, or others able to judge your potential for graduate study in your specific program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27954 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    27954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27954 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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