A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.
A student who does well in advanced mathematics and computer science may choose to study big data. This field deals with large data sets that must be analyzed as a unit instead of as individual points. There are applications for both the public and private sectors.
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The Master of Information Technology at the University of Waikato moves you beyond the theoretical through to supervised project-based learning and on-the-job experience with an industry partner. [+]
The Data Science program at The University of Queensland will be the first in Australia to offer an advanced level of computing, statistics, mathematics and business knowledge applied in industry, government, social and scientific contexts and balanced with essential attributes relevant to data science including the ethical use of data, legal considerations for data science, business communication, hands-on experience with relevant big data tools and technologies, and creative and disruptive thinking applied to complex problems. [+]
The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) enables students to gain a solid foundation in areas such as information architecture, information quality assurance, usability, IT governance, information systems management, IT project management, user experience design, IT documentation/technical writing and communication, distributed information systems, data management, and mobile information systems. The Master in Information Technology (MSIT) program comprises 38 credits (including Thesis) which could be accomplished in 4 semesters (1 semester equals to 4 months). You can complete your Masters Degree within 16 months. [+]