Program Information

Data moves fast, and so should the study of its analysis. Georgia Tech's Online Master of Science in Analytics, just like the successful on-campus degree program, provides learners with the expertise to decipher business-relevant patterns in the sprawling world of big data. 

The online degree program encompasses a total of 36 credit hours and is designed for working professionals to complete within two years and full-time students to complete in one year. However, time to completion of the degree requirements may vary depending on individual schedules and needs.

Using multiple digital platforms, and with the guidance of world-class instructors, students have the opportunity to tailor their degree to their needs and interests by selecting a specialized degree track. 

The Analytical Tools track provides a deep understanding of the quantitative methodologies of analytics, while the Computational Data Analytics track lends to expertise in working with and leveraging large and fast-moving datasets. A third track, Business Analytics, will be available Fall 2018.
 

Learning Outcomes

In order to approach analytics problems, a broad set of interdisciplinary tools is required. The OMS Analytics program provides the foundations needed to:

  • Identify an analytics problem
  • Tap into relevant data streams
  • Employ mathematical models
  • Execute an effective analytics project

 

Be Part of a Community

Remote learning doesn't mean having to miss out. You’ll be part of a growing network of other OMS Analytics students. You will stay in close communication with instructors as well as one of three full-time academic advisors throughout the OMS Analytics program. Current technology makes it possible stay more connected than ever before.