Studyportals

Business and Science Degree in Analytics - Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences

Rutgers University

Master
12 months
Duration
1256 USD/credit
1256 USD/credit
1015 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Business and Science Degree in Analytics - Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences program from Rutgers University prepares students for data-driven decision making. It brings together the fields of computer science, statistics, machine learning, data mining and big data.

Overview

In the Business and Science Degree in Analytics - Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences program from Rutgers University students will obtain a variety of skills including the ability to analyze large datasets, the ability to develop modeling solutions to support decision making and a thorough understanding of how data analysis drives business decision making. The curriculum integrates science courses in analytics/data science with courses in business and management. 

Employment Opportunities

Opportunities in analytics are plentiful in the tri-state area (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania). This program prepares students for careers in predictive modeling, business intelligence, analytics, data mining in data-driven industries such as marketing, finance, health care, biotechnology and others. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Principles of Communication and Professional Development 
  • Principles of Accounting and Finance for Science and Technology 
  • Market Assessment and Analysis for Business and Science - Life Sciences 
  • Ethics in Science and Technology Management 
  • Science and Technology Management Capstone
  • Fundamentals of Analytics
  • Advanced Analytics and Practicum 
  • Database Design and Management
  • Regression Analysis 
  • Intro to Cloud Computing and Big Data 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

28 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelors degree with a science/math/engr major from an accredited university, and a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Official Transcripts (Scanned copies WILL NOT be accepted. Transcripts must be sealed and sent to the graduate admissions office at the time of applying.
  • GRE exam (may be waived with 5 yrs U.S work experience)
  • We use three factors in determining admission: GRE, GPA(undergrad), and Work Experience. While work experience is not mandatory for admission (except for the engineering management concentration), we do take it  under consideration.
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement.
  • Resume 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1256 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1256 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1256 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1256 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    1015 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1015 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last year

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Business and Science Degree in Analytics - Discovery Informatics and Data Sciences
-
Rutgers University

Wishlist