Real-World Skills

We put the power of data in your hands.

Our program has successfully prepared data analytics and research professionals since 1970. Whether you’re looking to start a career or upgrade your skills, we can help.

Big data, analytics, and business intelligence are revolutionizing how governments, businesses, and non-profits work.¬†Despite the rapid changes wrought by the digital revolution, the core analytic skills needed to make sense of all of this new, messy data remain relatively consistent–and happen to be our specialty.

Our programs focus on research and analytic skills that are widely valued in the job market and society. We teach our students to use data to answer questions and support decision-making. Our programs emphasize advanced analytic skills, including data handling, manipulation, interpretation, and analysis. We also emphasize the research process, preparing students to conduct independent projects using a variety of research methods and designs. Learn more.