Master of Science in Information Technology / Big Data Analytics
Walden University

Program Details

Learn how to turn big data into actionable intelligence with the Big Data Analytics concentration of Walden University’s master’s degree in Information Technology. Professionals skilled in data analysis can drive business productivity and increase operational efficiencies.

Courses in this master’s in data science online introduce students to data mining, including studies of data auditing, aggregation, validation, and reconciliation. Students learn technology used to visually represent data, as well as the human side of perception and cognition to understand how to effectively communicate data. General Information Technology courses provide a solid foundation for this online IT degree.

The curriculum includes studies of:

  • Enterprise database design
  • Principles of programming
  • Data warehousing and business intelligence
  • Enterprise systems architecture
  • Statistical concepts for big data

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's in computer science, engineering, finance, math or similiar field and/or have related certifications.

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island