Acquire the knowledge and skills to become a leader and problem-solver in a data-driven world with UNCG’s M.S. in Informatics and Analytics.

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Program Distinctions

  • This program is ranked among the Top 25 Best Online Master’s in Data Analytics Degree Programs by TechGuide (2024).
  • In the master of science in informatics and analytics (MSIA) program, you will be taught by award-winning researchers and educators. MSIA professors come from many disciplines and are proven experts in their fields.
  • This degree program can be completed 100 percent online or combined with on-campus courses.

The Student Experience

  • Students in this program will engage with tools, languages, and projects specific to their academic goals to achieve career success after graduation.
  • The MSIA program is a 30-credit degree that requires six core courses, three additional courses in a chosen concentration, and a capstone experience in that same concentration.
  • Students can pursue a concentration in Advanced Data Analytics, Computational Analytics, Bioinformatics, or Cultural Analytics.

After Graduation

  • Employment growth in mathematical science occupations is much faster than average. Jobs in this field are projected to grow 27.9 percent through 2026, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. 
  • Graduates are prepared for positions such as: data scientist, statistician, data analyst, statistical consultant, big data engineer, research software developer, and data architect.

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Program Details

Degree Type: Master’s

College/School: College of Arts and Sciences

Program Type: Online

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