Academic Catalog

Data Analytics for Business (MS)

Program Description

School of Business, Government, and Economics Faculty

School of Business, Government, and Economics Graduate Programs Website

The Master of Science in Data Analytics program at Seattle Pacific University provides you with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel as a professional in the data analytics field. It is available for on-campus based learning in the hybrid format or completely in the online format. (The online channel of the program is not available for international students seeking to attend on an F-1 visa.)

The STEM designated MS-DAB program enhances your past academic work and professional experience, preparing you to become more effective in current responsibilities or to open opportunities for new responsibilities. It is intended primarily for career entry and early-career working professionals who recognize the need to develop and expand knowledge and expertise in the field.

Seattle Pacific’s School of Business, Government, and Economics is committed to providing you with an applied, experiential, and collaborative learning environment in which business and Christian faith, ethics, and character are integrated.

The objectives of the program are to develop your abilities to do the following:

  • Provide values-based leadership to the data analytics activities in organizations.
  • Evaluate the effects of data analytics on organizations and personnel, with the specific aim of providing meaningful and creative work; respecting the dignity of persons; and acting with justice and integrity in relationships.
  • Apply in-depth knowledge of data analytics to real-world problems.
  • Communicate effectively, work in teams, and self-assess personal abilities, strengths, and weaknesses.