Data Analytics

Why This Degree?

Offered in collaboration with the College of Computing and College of Science, the Data Analytics concentration is designed for students who hold an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in a technology-related field. This concentration is designed to provide students with an understanding of the technologies and methodologies necessary for data-driven decision-making. It is aimed at students who wish to become data scientists and analysts in finance, marketing, operations, business/government intelligence and other information intensive groups generating and consuming large amounts of data.

Admissions Requirements

Please refer to the Admission Requirements page for full information.

The Data Analytics concentration is part of ADVANCE! Requirements for admission via ADVANCE can be found on NOVA’s website.


Please refer to the University Catalog to view the curriculum for this concentration.

Accelerated Master’s

The Data Analytics concentration has an accelerated master’s pathway to either Applied Information Technology, MS or Data Analytics Engineering, MS. Check out the details!