Curriculum

The Analytics@American curriculum content matches the on-campus Master of Science in Analytics program. It is designed to prepare business professionals to predict behaviors and make sound decisions using data analysis. The coursework builds a foundation in business practices and students have the option to focus their studies in one of four concentration areas.

Program Requirements

33

total credits

6

core courses

4

elective courses

2

in-person practicums

Time to Completion

The Analytics@American program can be completed on a full-time or part-time schedule. Below are sample course schedules for 12-month and 15-month timeframes.

12 Month Online MSAn Suggested Course Sequence1

12 Month Online MSAn Suggested Course Sequence1
Module Number Course
1 ITEC-610 Applied Managerial Statistics (3)
ITEC-670 Database and Big Data (3)
Elective 1 (3)
2 ITEC-616 Management Information Systems (3)
ITEC-620 Business Insights Through Analytics (3)
Elective 2 (3)
3 ITEC-660 Business Intelligence (3)
Elective 3 (3)
KSB-620 Analytics Practicum I (1.5)–Washington, DC
4 ITEC-621 Predictive Analytics (3)
Elective 4 (3)
KSB-621 Analytics Practicum II (1.5)–Washington, DC

15 Month Online MSAn Suggested Course Sequence1

15 Month Online MSAn Suggested Course Sequence1
Module Number Course
1 ITEC-610 Applied Managerial Statistics (3)
ITEC-670 Database and Big Data (3)
2 ITEC-616 Management Information Systems (3)
Elective 1 (3)
3 ITEC-620 Business Insights Through Analytics (3)
Elective 2 (3)
4 ITEC-660 Business Intelligence (3)
Elective 3 (3)
KSB-620 Analytics Practicum I (1.5)–Washington, DC
5 ITEC-621 Predictive Analytics (3)
Elective 4 (3)
KSB-621 Analytics Practicum II (1.5)–Washington, DC
1 These are suggested sequences for someone pursuing the Online MSAn. We anticipate students can deviate from this schedule if they take more or fewer classes in a module. Please speak with an admissions counselor for more information.

Core Courses (18 credits)

  • Managerial Statistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Database and Big Data
  • Business Insights Through Analytics
  • Predictive Analysis
  • Business Intelligence

Concentrations

Students may choose to focus their 12 elective credits into one of three concentration areas: business and policy, finance, or marketing. Learn more about concentrations.

In-Person Practicums

Students are required to attend two in-person practicums (1.5 credits each) during the course of their program to fulfill the capstone requirement. Learn more about in-person practicums.

To learn more about Kogod's online M.S. in Analytics curriculum, contact an admissions counselor at 855-572-2800 or via email.