Learn More About the Current Students: MSiA Hackathon 2015MSiA Student Team Wins CompetitionDecember Alumni Spotlight

Learn More About the Current Students:

The Master of Science in Analytics (MSiA) program welcomes a diverse group of talented students each year. Please click through to learn more about the MSIA Classes of 2014 and 2015.

MSiA Hackathon 2015

During the daylong competition, students applied software from Teradata Aster to publicly available, large data sets to find hidden insights.

MSiA Student Team Wins Competition

McCormick graduate students competed in the Annual Academic Analytics Competition to determine a set of predictors that will inform the City of Chicago which buildings are most likely to have violations upon inspection.

December Alumni Spotlight

MSIA 2013 Alumnus Rich Schweighart discusses his experience as a data scientist at Interactive Health.

About Us

The Master of Science in Analytics program at Northwestern University teaches students the skills that drive business success in today’s hyper-competitive data-driven world.

Drawing on the expertise of renowned professors and lecturers from major corporations, we combine mathematical and statistical studies with instruction in advanced information technology and data management. Students learn to identify patterns and trends; derive optimized recommendations evaluated through simulations interpret and gain insight from cast quantities of structured and unstructured data; and communicate their findings in practical useful terms that help drive business success.

This full-time, 15-month professional master’s degree immerses students in a comprehensive and applied curriculum exploring the underlying data science, information technology and business of analytics. Supplemented by an internship placement and industry supplied projects, graduates will be exceptionally well equipped to harness and communicate the full value of data to the organizations they serve.


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