MPS in Analytics
Northeastern University



About Northeastern University

Northeastern University is a private research Institution located in Boston, Massachusetts, started in 1898. It’s a popular university option for many international students. Most of the courses offered by this university are highly rated, and we believe that this has a lot to do with its strategic location. It ranks #202 according to U.S. News' 'Best Global Universities Ranking' list.


OVERVIEW OF Analytics
AT Northeastern University (NEU)


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Tuition Fee
$34,200

STEM Course
The MPS in Analytics at NEU is a government-designated STEM degree and so international students may be eligible for the 24-month F1 OPT (optional practical training) extension.

Course Duration
24 months



AVERAGE PROFILE OF ADMITS
BASED ON PAST YOCKETERS ADMITTED


GRE

307


TOEFL

98


UG Score

7 CGPA


Work Ex

15 months

UPCOMING DEADLINES
NEU Analytics

Summer Deadline (Send docs)
08 May, 2019

Fall Deadline (Send docs)
24 July, 2019

Winter Deadline (Send docs)
13 November, 2019


DECISION DATES*

Fall: 16 Feb | Spring: 13 Oct |
*Estimate based on previous dates reported by Yocketers


Course Description

Analytics is the integration of the major theories, tools, and approaches to identify and successfully communicate data-driven insights for informed decision making in the digital age. Analysts articulate and effectively defend the significance and implications of the work in data analytics in terms of challenges and trends in a local, national, or global context. They propose an effective path to resolution of an analytical problem that may be complicated by the competitive environment, opposing interests, and divergent or uncertain data and information.

The Master of Professional Studies in Analytics helps to meet the increasing demand from employers by teaching the competencies that define an analyst's ability to demonstrate the application of the knowledge, skills, and dispositions through behavior that is directly related to performance goals:

  • Statistics/Mathematics
  • Analytics Systems Technology
  • Business Intelligence
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Business Process/Management
  • Business Analytics Agility
  • Communicating with Data
  • and Leadership/Data Governance
  • Policy and Ethics

On Campus Program (Traditional Learning):

The learning landscape relies upon maximizing the vast amounts of data that are currently being generated in education.Traditional Learning program in Analytics positions you to make effective decisions based on highly relevant “big data” that ultimately improve the learning environment. As a graduate of one of the country’s only master’s programs in learning analytics, you are uniquely positioned to harness the power of educational data and help re-shape the future of education at all levels.

Required courses:

  • Introduction to Analytics
  • Probability Theory and Introductory Statistics
  • Intermediate Analytics
  • Introduction to Enterprise Analytics
  • Communication and Visualization for Data Analytics



Eligibility and Application Requirements

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Job Prospects and Placements for Analytics at Northeastern University

The program enables graduates with relevant skills in Business Analysis, Leadership Requirements Analysis, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Project Management to work in various areas such as:

  • Dell
  • EMC
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • ADP Staples Interactive Data

What They Do Include:

Information Technology Operations Program and Project Management Business Development Entrepreneurship





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