There is an enormous demand for data scientists who can interpret the extraordinary amounts of information being produced and collected. Organizations in business and government are eager to leverage data to improve their productivity, allocate resources, minimize risk, increase transparency, gain new insights, and maintain their competitive advantage.
The M.S. degree in Data Analytics, classified as a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) program, is offered as entirely online and blended formats. On-ground students will have the option of taking online or blended classes as well.
http://www.bestmastersdegrees.com/ ranks our online Master’s in Data Analytics as one of the most affordable online Master programs in the nation in statistics degrees or closely related programs, such as applied statistics, data analytics, data science, or applied mathematics.
Forbes (April 2016) lists math-intensive jobs such as data scientist and statistician very high in employability.