Our 2023 Best Data Analytics Schools ranking analyzes 11 of these schools to determine the best overall colleges for data analytics students. Explore this or one of our many other custom data analytics rankings further below.
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A high school diploma or equivalent is typically required for most data analytics degree programs and many students will need a minimum GPA and SAT/ACT score depending on the school. Specific data analytics careers may require a certain level of degree attainment or additional certifications beyond that.
There are various different levels of data analytics degrees. You can spend many years getting as high as a in data analytics to something that takes less time like a . Depending on the data analytics degree you choose, obtaining your diploma can take anwhere from 1 to 4+ years.
|Degree||Credit Requirements||Typical Program Length|
|Associate Degree||60-70 credits||2 years|
|Bachelor’s Degree||120 credits||4 years|
|Master’s Degree||50-70 credits||1-3 years|
|Doctorate||Program required coursework including thesis or dissertation||At least 4 years|
As you might expect, salaries for data analytics graduates vary depending on the level of education that was acquired.
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One of 44 majors within the Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies area of study, Data Analytics has other similar majors worth exploring.
|Data Analytics, General||493|
|Data Analytics, Other||7|
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||34,975|
|Biological & Physical Science||30,075|
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