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Georgia Institute of Technology

DEGREE

Masters of Science in  Analytics

PROGRAM LENGTH

12 months

CAMPUS

Atlanta, Georgia

Georgia Tech MSA Overview

Georgia’s MSA is an interdisciplinary course that clubs statistics, computing and business by using world class expertise of the college of engineering’s Stewart school of industrial and systems engineering and the Scheller college of business. Graduates are given the opportunity to integrate analytic skills in a unique way that yields deep insights into analytics problems.

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Georgia Tech MSA Highlights

Rankings

Georgia alumni network

140,000+

Exchange Partners

8

Specialization

3

Placement

90%

Financial Times’18
The Economist 37
QS World Rankings ’18 69

Program and Curriculum

Masters of Science in Analytics in Georgia Tech allows you to specialize in fundamental principles and advanced concepts across the core analytics disciplines of computing, statistics, operations research, and business. Trained by world-class faculty in all of these areas, students will learn managing business problems, acquisition, creation, analysis and interpretation of mathematical models. In addition students will be able to satiate one of the specialized tracks to give them depth in an analytics area of specialization

  • Simulation
  • Technology And Globalization
  • Business Intelligence Marketing
  • Risk Modelling
  • Social Innovation
  • Marketing Management
  • Natural language processing
  • CPLEX
  • Parallel computing
  • Financial analytics
  • Law/ethics/privacy/security 
  • Problem solving 
  • Computing for Data Analytics
  • Introduction to Analytics Models
  •  Introduction to Business for Analytics
  • Data Analytics in Business
  • Data and Visual Analytics
  • Applied Analytics Practicum
  • Computational Data Analytics (Machine Learning)
  • Time Series Analysis
  •  Theoretical Statistics
  • Design of Experiments
  • Regression Analysis
  • Computational Statistics
  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Data Mining and Statistical Learning
  • Computational Data Analysis (Machine Learning)
  • Information Visualization
  • Machine Learning for Trading
  • Web Search and Text Mining
  • Massive Graph Analytics
  • Risk Analytics
  • Marketing Research
  •  Business Forecasting
  • Business Process Analysis and Design
  • Marketing Analytics and Pricing Strategy
  • Marketing Analytics and Pricing Strategy

The student clubs, associations and on campus diverse activities are an integral part of learning, here you can focus on specific business areas as you grow with your peers, and organize events such as company presentation, musical gala, discussions and sports tournaments.
Here are some of the student associations, clubs stats at Georgia Tech:

  • 43 club sports
  • 13 honor societies
  • 56 Greek organisations
  • 400+ student organisations
  • 4 national football championships
  • 9 campus arts venues
  • 37 student led art organisations
  • 28 academic programs belnding tech with art
  • 5 LGBTQ community groups
  • 60+ culturaly diverse student organisations
  • 50 religious organisations

Employment

Overall Georgia Tech Placements are pretty good, and hence Masters of Science in Analytics is an attractive proposition for most people. The employment rate is high for Georgia MSA Program graduates with 90% receiving job offers after 3 months of graduation.

$ 94,000

AVERAGE SALARY

90%

PLACEMENT

Consulting 22%
Financial Services 26%
Marketing & Advertising 12%
Software 9%
Technology  9%
Retail/ECommerce 9%
Others  9%

 

Top companies recruiting from Georgia Tech

Top 3 Sectors

  1. Data Sciences
  2. Analytics
  3. Consulting
Consulting Sector
Technology
Banking & Financial Services
Other Sectors

Want to know your chances at Georgia Tech?

Georgia Tech MSA Alumni Info

This list of Georgia Institute of Technology alumni includes graduates, non-graduate former students, and current students of Georgia Tech. Notable administration, faculty, and staff are found on the list of Georgia Institute of Technology faculty. Georgia Tech alumni are generally known as Yellow Jackets. According to the Georgia Tech Alumni Association, the status of alumni is open to all graduates of Georgia Tech, all former students of Georgia Tech who regularly matriculated and left Georgia Tech in good standing, active and retired members of the faculty and administration staff, and those who have rendered some special and conspicuous service to Georgia Tech or to [the alumni association.

 

Some Famous Alumni

  • Jimmy Carter, 39th President of United States Of America
  • Kary Mullis, Nobel Laureate
  • Ronald W. Allen,  Chairperson of Delta Airlines
  • John F. Brock, CEO Coca-Cola Enterprise
  • J. Paul Rains, CEO GameStop

 

Class Profile

Class Size

85

 International Students

53%

Nationalities
93

EXCHANGE PARTNERS

Alliances

Useful Information

Georgia Tech’s MSA course has a very practical approach to analytics and provides students with an opportunity to learn directly from top international authorities on business intelligence, sharp analytical techniques in statistics and operations research. Students are welcome to make use of resources available across campus such the University’s state of the art computing infrastructure for massive scale data analytics. Also, students will be funded during their course study to attend major analytics conference to gain more exposure at Georgia Tech’s big data industry forum. It allows students to make strong internal connections and developing interdisciplinary working relationships.

Eligibility

  • Interest in Analytics
  • Basic Mathematical background
  • Basic Computing background
  • letter of recommendations and CV

TUITION FEE

$14,465

PROGRAM INTAKES

1

ACCREDITATION

SACSCOC

 Geogia Tech MSA Deadlines

   Rounds                     Deadline Dates
   Round 1                 1 st January 2020

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Application Information

Application Documents

  • Online Application form
  • four-year bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • TOEFL, Academic score (for some international students)
  • GRE/GMAT Scorecard
  • Your CV
  • Letters of recommendations 

Application Essays

For their application essays, the candidates would be asked two questions with a maximum 4000 character limit for each:

1.If you could host a dinner party and invite any four people, either living or dead, whom would you invite and what would the five of you discuss together? There is no right answer concerning the dinner guests; rather, we want you to be creative and thoughtful in your response.

2.Describe how your experience, both professional and personal, has led you to the decision to pursue an MSA at Georgia Tech. How does this decision relate to your future career goals?