Louisiana State University
After a pilot degree program last year that landed graduates in top jobs, LSU is going full bore with its master of science in analytics. The coursework is geared toward actual enterprise challenges with large and unstructured data sets, and is offered in collaboration with SAS analytics education efforts.
Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellons Heinz College takes the well-rounded approach with its information systems management masters degree. Including concentrations in BI and analytics, the program from the esteemed tech school touches on modeling, GIS, reporting, visualizations and segmentation analysis. The university also features a certification program for government CIOs.
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For news, trends and expert insight, click here for Information-Management.coms Information in Education section. For previous installments slide shows highlighting universities with an advanced track with aspects of data management and BI, see here and here. Have an interesting course or program with BI or data management at the university level? Contact Senior Editor Justin Kern with details for future content consideration.