Secure your future in big data
In this day and age, we have more access to data than ever. The challenge lies in knowing what to do with it. Studies have shown that one in three business leaders do not know how to transform their data into meaningful intelligence, according to IBM's ‘The Four V's of Big Data’. The online Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Data Analytics from Nottingham Business School at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is designed to help you unlock that ability.
Designed for high-performing middle managers with a minimum of three to five years of experience and a 2.1 degree or equivalent qualification, this course will prepare you to for career advancement with contemporary data analytics expertise.
Demand for big data staff is set to increase by up to 23% per annum over the next five years.1
Skills to improve business strategy
More businesses are seeking professionals with the skills to analyse the data they are collecting to help them make more informed strategic decisions. Throughout our online MBA with Data Analytics, you’ll gain an understanding of the entire life cycle of big data: capturing, organising, analysing, drawing conclusions and taking strategic action to gain leverage or a competitive advantage. Additionally, you will gain a comprehensive overview of business operations and functions through the main MBA modules.
In addition to the comprehensive business knowledge you will develop in the core MBA, the four modules in Data Analytics cover:
Innovative, experiential and personalised learning
With interactive online tools, acclaimed teaching staff, and a rigorous curriculum, the online MBA in Data Analytics provides a convenient and flexible course option for busy professionals.
Online students also can take advantage of opportunities for support and growth. A module in Professional and Leadership Development that runs throughout the course offers:
Applicants need 3 to 5 years business experience
- personalised mentoring
- careers support
- individual personal and professional development
Data scientists can earn salaries approximately 20% higher than their contemporaries within the IT industry.1
Additionally, a focus on experiential learning via business simulations, case studies and our acclaimed teaching staff’s experiential teaching methodology offers the chance to apply your studies to real-life scenarios.
Our online MBA with Data Analytics helps you:
- understand the importance of data analytics in business today
- use big data to draw plans to drive businesses forward
- tackle contemporary issues, theories and conceptual frameworks used to guide management
- apply your experience in the context of complex organisational environments
- derive business value from data science and gain deep insight into statistical approaches to data analysis
Career Opportunities with an Online MBA in Data Analytics
Graduates from our data analytics courses have found employment as senior managers in a variety of national and international organisations as:
- data analysts
- data engineers
- data scientists
- data architects
- business intelligence analysts
A focus on sustainability
Nottingham Business School also incorporates a focus on sustainability and responsible corporate practice into MBA courses, ensuring that you will be prepared to act as an ethical leader in today’s business landscape.
1e-skills UK Big Data Analytics SAS report 2012-2017