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Data Analytics MS

Master of Science


CSP Global's Master of Science in Data Analytics degree gives you the opportunity to stay on top of the growing data analytics field with the latest tools and technologies to help lead organizations.


Program Length

36 Credits


On Campus

Our expert faculty are prepared to help you analyze testing techniques, use open-source R and Python to program data analytics capabilities, identify numerical optimization in linear programming, and give you all the practice you need with tools like Hadoop, Spark, and Splunk.

With CSP Global’s data analytics degree, you will be ready with skills to gather and store big data in a high-salaried role. Employers are on the hunt for pros with your skillset.



Admissions Requirements

  • Create an account and submit our online application.  Once submitted, you can follow your application process through the application portal (CSP Account).

  • Submit official transcripts from an accreditor that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education stating the conferral of a Bachelor’s degree or higher with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 system.

    To be considered official, transcripts must be sent from your school directly to CSP through a secure online portal or in a sealed envelope to the Office of Admissions.

    Request your official transcripts online.

    Transcripts sent by mail:

    Concordia University, St. Paul
    Office of Admissions
    1282 Concordia Avenue
    St. Paul, MN 55104

Market Research Analyst $ 63,920

2021 Median Income

22 %

Job outlook 2020-2030
(Much faster than average)

Management Analyst $ 93,000

2021 Median Income

14 %

Job outlook 2020-2030
(Faster than average)

Computer and Information Systems Manager $ 159,010

2021 Median Income

11 %

Job outlook 2020-2030
(Faster than average)

Program Details

Within the program you will analyze various testing techniques such as hypothesis testing, two sample and one-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) tests, chi-square tests, simple linear regression, and multiple regression. Learn how to utilize an open-source R statistical package plus Python to program data analytics capabilities.

Other key skills you’ll focus on are Identifying statistical graphic simulations and numerical optimization in linear programming. You’ll also explore designing a decision support system (DSS) using object-oriented technologies.

Career Support

The support system you’ll enjoy at CSP Global continues far past the day you receive your diploma. Our Office of Career Development helps students and alumni find meaningful work through job & internship assistance, networking opportunities, interview prep, and much more.

Meet our faculty

Our world-class faculty use their decades of experience to nurture your success from the first day of class all the way to graduation— and beyond.

Heather Wegwerth

Associate Dean for CSP Global

Joel Schuessler, Ph.D.

Faculty, Dept. of Computer & Information Science

Randy Carlson

Associate Professor of Practice, Information Technology Management - BA