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Applied Data Analytics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 3 months
    Duration
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This online program is geared toward working professionals or busy adults with domain knowledge in any undergraduate field. Students will take one online course at a time in prerequisite structure to accumulate and apply the necessary skills to solve big data problems.

About

 Course lengths will vary from three to 15 weeks and will be sequenced. The program integrates computer and information science, statistics and data-based business management principles to contribute to data-driven business decisions. It is an applied, technology intensive program focused on hands-on learning of the tools and techniques of data analytics. The curriculum emphasizes technical proficiency and applied practical experience and provides students with critical skills in database processing, data warehousing, data mining, predictive analytics and data visualization to solve Big Data problems. Students will have hands-on experience with database systems and analytics tools. With a M.S. degree in Applied Data Analytics from Clarion University, you can play a critical role in deriving insights from large and complex datasets and contribute to intelligent business decisions. This program is offered only online.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Database Management Systems
  • Data Warehousing 
  • Analytical Methods 
  • Applied Data Mining

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    Schedule GRE®

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • A completed Graduate Application
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 at the undergraduate level out of 4.0
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended**
  • Test Scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT) if required by program
  • Current resume including work experience
  • Recommendation forms based on your program- please reference our recommendation requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 3 months.
  • In-State

    516 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 516 USD per credit and a duration of 3 months.
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Living costs for Clarion

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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