Nov 18, 2019  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
2019-2020 General Catalog

Master of Data Analytics: Statistics - MDATA

College of Science

Department of Mathematics and Statistics


The USU Master of Data Analytics (MDATA) program trains the next generation of statisticians, business analysts, and computer scientists to meet the increased demand for analytic professionals. The program integrates coursework in Statistics, Management Information Systems, Economics & Finance, and Computer Science. An MDATA degree gives graduates a broad but focused set of knowledge and tools applicable to data management and analysis for use in a variety of organizations.

Statistics Specialization

Statistics specialization students become experts in areas that are critical for modern analytics such as statistical computing and programming, visualization, high-dimensional data analysis, classification and neural networks, and data dredging and management.  They learn to critically interpret data and draw valuable insights from it.

For admission and graduation requirements see the School of Graduate Studies  page.

For more information on this program and the three specializations see the program webpage at