Education Spotlight

University and Executive Education Listings

Boston University

Featuring rigorous, highly ranked academic programs, award-winning faculty, advanced research opportunities, and state-of-the-art facilities, BU builds on its foundation of scholarly achievement while vigorously seeking new and better ways to embrace the challenges of the future.

Carnegie Mellon University’s online Master of Science in Business Analytics

Our online M.S. in Business Analytics offers hands-on experience with advanced analytical methods that solve real-world business problems. Warning: We teach more than theory so get ready for an intensive training that will give you the deep analytical skills needed to transform your career.


The fully online MS in Data Science​ degree at the CUNY School of Professional Studies offers the foundational knowledge and hands-on skills similar to what’s taught in a programming boot camp. All students pay the in-state tuition rate regardless of residency.

Drexel University Online LLC

Drexel provides a comprehensive graduate education that includes research opportunities and access to state-of-the-art facilities and laboratories to produce the next generation of scholars, professionals, and leaders. Programs are offered at three Philadelphia-area campuses and online.

New York University

The Center for Data Science (CDS) is the focal point for New York University’s university-wide efforts in Data Science. The Center was established in 2013 to advance NYU’s goal of creating a world-leading Data Science training and research facility, and arming researchers and professionals with the tools to harness the power of Big Data. Today, CDS counts 18 jointly appointed interdisciplinary faculty housed on three floors of our magnificent 60 5th Avenue building, one of New York City’s historic properties. It is home to a top-ranked MS in Data Science program, one of the first PhD programs in Data Science, and a new undergraduate program in Data Science, as well as a lively Fellow and Postdoctoral program. It has over 60 associate and affiliate faculty from 25 departments in 9 schools and units. With cross-disciplinary research and innovative educational programs, CDS is shaping the new field of Data Science.

Northwestern University

Build statistical and analytical expertise as well as the management and leadership skills needed to implement high-level, data-driven decisions. Earn your degree entirely online in classes led by industry experts who are redefining how data is used in a range of fields. Choose a specialization in Analytics & Modeling, Artificial Intelligence, Data Engineering, or Analytics Management. Learn more. 

University of San Diego

Motivated by the challenge of helping to train current and future data scientists for the important work ahead, the University of San Diego offers an innovative online Master of Science in Applied Data Science degree program through USD’s Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering. The master of applied data science program, which offers flexible, asynchronous courses for busy professionals, has been developed by data science experts in close collaboration with key industry and government stakeholders to provide in-depth practical and technical training designed to position graduates for career success in this vitally important and fast-growing field.

University of Wisconsin Extended Campus

University of Wisconsin Extended Campus is the Online and Continuing/Professional Education arm of the University of Wisconsin System. We work in partnership with all 13 UW System campuses to offer lifelong learning opportunities to students across the country and globe. Our Master of Science in Data Science and Graduate Certificate in Data Science are among dozens of online programs offered by UW Extended Campus.