Master of Science in Strategic Analytics

Making data make sense.

These days, data is the currency of success. But the real value comes from meaningful interpretation. That's why demand is soaring for experts in the art and science of data analytics.

Analytics is disrupting industries and reshaping how we live our lives. Open new professional doors with an online MS in Strategic Analytics from Brandeis GPS. Leading data analysts will demonstrate how to transform data into actionable insights that solve problems, improve decision making and tell powerful stories.

Explore the technology and techniques behind Big Data, machine learning, AI and other game changers as you learn to:

You'll benefit from small classes with other working professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds, including business, professional sports, nonprofits, government, life sciences and manufacturing.

Here's the biggest win: You can immediately apply what you learn to your work and demonstrate your new analytics proficiency.

Courses and Requirements

Part-time | Fully online | Financially accessible

Your 30-credit Strategic Analytics MS program includes required courses in fundamentals such as data visualization, business intelligence, machine learning and data science. Electives allow you to round out your skillset by delving deeper into areas of interest, including digital marketing, governance and data security.

The Strategic Analytics Industry

Turn insights into action.

Across the globe, institutions are collecting unprecedented amounts of data. They are in dire need of skilled specialists who can recognize and unlock its extraordinary value. You’ll find opportunities to thrive as an expert in data collection, management and analysis in the public and private sector as well as within your current organization.

Meet Our Featured Faculty

Learn analytics from leading practitioners.

Faculty for our Strategic Analytics program represent the best in the field. These respected professionals share their expertise and real-world experiences in strategic data analytics with you. You’ll also benefit from their connections, which can help you meet your career goals.

Mark Coleman, MA
Program Chair of Strategic Analytics
Head of Quantitative Financial Strategies, MassMutual
Ross Morrone
Instructor for Data Visualization for Strategic Analytics
Director of Marketing, Youngstown State University
Keishalee Shaw
Instructor for Business Intelligence
Business Information Architect, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Annie Shebanow
Instructor for Foundations of Data Science and Analytics