Graduate: Data Analytics

What Can You Do With A Graduate Degree in Data Analytics?

Information and Options for Data Analytics


Data Analytics Related Skills

  • Large-Scale Computing
  • Data Management
  • Scripting and Statistical Language Skills
  • Knowledge of trends
  • Predictive Analysis
  • Data Interpretation
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) Programming/Coding
  • Abstract and Critical Thinking
  • Analytical/ Detailed Oriented
  • Innovative ways of using technology
  • Assessing Problems and Situations
  • Communication Skills
  • Building and Using Databases
  • Technical Writing
  • Hand Eye Coordination
  • Hardware & Software Knowledge
  • Research
  • Keyboarding Skills
  • Logical Thinking and Math Skills
  • Project Management
  • Maintenance
  • Organization
  • Solo and Teamwork Skills

Related Entry-Level Career Titles

  • Data Analyst/Scientist
  • Business Intelligence Manager
  • Sales Engineer
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Data Consultant
  • Derivatives Analyst
  • Computer Security Analyst
  • Rocket Engineer
  • Security Trader
  • Climatologist
  • Criminologist
  • Cartographer
  • Real Estate Appraiser
  • Cryptographer
  • Data Journalist
  • Actuary
  • Quality Engineer
  • Survey Researcher
  • Meteorologist

Employers of Data Analytics Majors

  • Web Services Companies
  • Universities/Schools
  • Private Companies
  • Government Agencies
  • Manufacturers
  • Consulting Firms
  • Networking Technology Companies
  • Hospitals/Healthcare Organizations
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Financial Firms & Big Banks
  • Telecommunications Industry

Job Posting Sites

  • Kaggle sources career openings for data professionals from all over the web.
  • Data Elixir: the job board for data lovers.
  • Analytic Talent is an aggregate job-posting site for big data career fields.
  • ICrunchData is a platform for jobs and news in data science, analytics and technology.
  • Data Jobs compiles Data science/analytics and Data technology jobs.
  • UIS CareerConnect: UIS Career Development Center’s Job posting site.

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