The University of Chicago Master of Science in Analytics attracts students from all over the world to our downtown Chicago campus. Our students use the MScA program as a springboard to dive into the analytics field, discover new ways to use analytics to explore complex questions, and shape themselves into leaders in the analytics community.
The MScA program is at the forefront of the exciting developments within the field of analytics by educating students on cutting-edge analytical models and by making sure that students become lifelong learners by continuing to advance their knowledge even after they graduate.
Knowledge, fueled by science and technology-based innovations, has become the currency of twenty-first century economy. In addition to theory and experimentation, big data analytics has emerged as an additional way to discover new knowledge.
Information about the students enrolled in our program.
Our Analytics students vary in age with students from 20 to over 45 years of age. The majority of students in the program are typically 25-29 years old.
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The students who come into the MScA program vary in previous professional work experience. The majority have 2-4 years of experience. Students may be entering the program to enhance or pivot their current career or gain skills to start their professional career.
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Previous majors have been in Economics, Finance, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, and Business Administration.
Our students come from diverse industry backgrounds. the top industries represented by Analytics students are Tech, Business Consulting, Government, Marketing, Finance, and Healthcare.
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