Comparing Tracks

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Which track should you choose?

  Analytics Information Systems
Starting Term Summer of each year Fall of each year
No. of months 12-15 10-12
No. of credits each semester 12 15-18
Average work experience 2-3.5 years 3.5-10 years
Area of focus

• Data analytics and data science roles


• Analytics consulting

• Business analysis and process management


• Information assurance, security and audit


• Product or program management


• Analytics for professionals with good data background


• Management consulting/strategy

Pedagogical emphasis Develop specialists with strong data analytics and data science skillsets Develop generalists with strong technical, managerial and leadership skills
Capstone project each semester Yes No
Summer internship Mandatory Optional

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