Data Analyst / Data Science

Data Analyst / Data Science

A Data Analyst is responsible for organizing a company’s data in a way that can be easily accessed and searched, and for using it to help make better business decisions. The data team often manages the databases, works with the cybersecurity team to ensure the data is protected from theft, and helps build queries so business users can run reports and analyze the data.

Skills Include

  • Likes structure and organization
  • Analytical thinking
  • Inquisitive
  • VERY Detailed


Typically starts around $60,000 and can increase up to $150,000


As the amount of data increases, so is the demand for data analysts. More and more medium and large companies are developing dedicated data analytics teams.

Data Analyst / Data Science Educational Pathway Options
Training Courses/Boot Camp Data Science (New Horizons)
Pathway Certificate Data Analytics (UWGB)

Data Analytics (grad) (UWO)

Business Analytics (undergrad) (UWO)

Technical Diploma
Apprenticeship Data Analyst (DWD)
Associate Degree Data Specialist (Awaiting State Approval July 2020) (FVTC)
Bachelor’s Degree BS in Mathematics and Statistics – Actuarial Science Minor (UWGB)

BBA Information Systems (UWO)

BBA Marketing with Analysis and Insights Emphasis (UWO)

BS Computer Science (UWO)

Industrial Systems Analytics (Lakeland)

Minor Analytics Minor (UWO)
Transfer Agreement
Master’s Degree MS Data Science  (UWGB & UWO Collaborative)