Master of Science in Computer Information Systems / Data Analytics
Boston University

Program Details

Boston University offers a Computer Information Systems master’s degree online. One of the available concentrations is in Data Analytics. Students explore topics such as data processing, analysis, and visualization.

Courses discuss probability theory and statistical analysis methods and tools. A focus is placed on generating relevant visual representations of data. Graduates will be skilled in the concepts and practice of data, text, and web mining.

The online master’s in data science includes topics such as:

  • Foundations of analytics with R
  • Probability and statistics
  • Data analysis and visualization with R
  • Web analytics and mining
  • Data mining

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent