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Kennesaw State University PhD in Analytics & Data Science
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$40,926.00 - $95,298.00
Tags: analytics / big data / business analytics / data mining / mathematics / programming / statistical modeling
From Kennesaw State:
“Kennesaw State University’s PhD in Analytics and Data Science is an advanced degree which has been developed to meet the market demand for Data Science.
This degree with train individuals to translate large, structured and unstructured, complex datasets to information to improve decision making. This curriculum includes heavy emphasis on programming, data mining, statistical modeling, and the mathematical foundations to support these concepts. Importantly, he program also emphasizes communication skills – both oral and written – as well as application and tying results to business and research problems.
Because this degree is a PhD, it creates flexibility. Graduates can either pursue a position in the private or public sector as a ‘practicing’ Data Scientist – where continued demand is expected to greatly outpace the supply – or pursue a position within academia, where they would be uniquely qualified to teach these skills to the next generation.”
Recommended Prerequisites: transcripts, GRE score with a minimum Quantitative score of 160, resume, three letters of recommendation, "successful completion of Math courses through Calculus II, base SAS Certification preferred"