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Master's Programs

Whether you’re taking the next step in your current field or transitioning into a new one, our cutting-edge graduate programs meet you where you are—so you can get to where you want to be.


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Applied Analytics
<p>Current industry practitioners lead courses covering ethics-based approaches to machine learning, AI and more. Our programemphasizes the practical application of coursework and academic study. You’ll acquire hands-on experience with industry leaders.</p> <p>You can pursue your degree full-time or part-time; classes are held in the evenings.<br />  </p> <h3>Requirements:</h3> <ul><li>Mathematical Methods for Machine Learning I </li><li>Data Analysis<br /> </li><li>AI/ML Software Tools and Platforms <br /> </li><li>AI Algorithms I / Big Data Econometrics <br /> </li><li>AI Algorithms II <br /> </li><li>Algorithmic Ethics and Governance - from traditional to AI/ML </li><li>Directed Practicum in Analytics </li><li>3 Electives</li></ul>
<p>Leverage the power of data analysis, machine learning, and artificial intelligence with a specialized master’s degree in one of today’s most in-demand fields. Taught by experienced professionals, this program prepares you to apply advanced analytical approaches to solve real-world problems in almost any industry. The M.S. degree can also be completed as a dual degree with Woods College’s M.S. in Applied Economics.<br /> </p>
Data Analyst Business Analyst Data Scientist Financial Analyst Business Systems Analyst Data Engineer
Applied Economics
<p>Current industry practitioners lead courses covering ethics-based approaches to public policy, big data, healthcare economics, banking and insurance, marketing research, and more. Our program—which is a Department of Homeland Security STEM Designated Degree Program—emphasizes the practical application of coursework and academic study. You’ll acquire hands-on experience with seasoned economists.</p> <p>You can pursue your degree full-time or part-time; classes are held in the evenings.<br />  </p> <h3>Requirements:</h3> <ul><li>Applied Macroeconomic Theory</li><li>Applied Microeconomic Theory</li><li>Data Analysis</li><li>Econometrics</li><li>Ethics, Economics, and Public Policy</li><li>Five electives<br /> </li></ul>
<p>Gain the knowledge and quantitative skills you need to succeed in today&#39;s data-driven economy. You’ll master the data analysis and tools organizations rely on to evaluate policies and programs, develop forecasts, track consumer behavior, and design marketing campaigns.</p>
Senior Data Analyst Economist Data Scientist Pricing Analyst Research Analyst Business Intelligence Analyst
Applied Economics & Cybersecurity Policy
<p>To pursue a dual degree in Applied Economics and Cybersecurity Policy &amp; Governance, applicants should apply to each program separately and be independently admitted into both programs. Applicants must satisfy all requirements for admission for both programs, including necessary background courses. Students must also provide required standardized tests for the MSAE program.  Additionally, the MSCY program does not accept international applicants at this time.</p> <p><a href="/content/bc-web/schools/wcas/graduate/masters-programs/ms-cybersecurity.html"><span class="btn btn-default btn-red">M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy &amp; Governance</span></a></p> <p><a href="/content/bc-web/schools/wcas/graduate/masters-programs/ms-applied-economics.html"><span class="btn btn-default btn-red">M.S. in Applied Economics </span></a></p> <h4> </h4>
<p>The dual degree program in Applied Economics and Cybersecurity Policy &amp; Governance prepares you to work in the emerging field of Cybersecurity Policy with an understanding of the data analytic component of the Applied Economics field.</p>
Cybersecurity Policy & Governance
<p>Our 10-course program prepares you to help organizations protect their data, identify and manage risk, and recover from cyberattacks. Courses are taught by industry leaders with an emphasis on leadership, critical thinking, analytic problem solving, and communication skills.</p> <p>This program can be completed on a full- or part-time schedule. Courses are offered during the evening and in a hybrid format. <br />  </p> <h3>Requirements:</h3> <ul><li>Cyber Ecosystem and Cybersecurity</li><li>Cybersecurity Policy: Privacy &amp; Legal Requirements</li><li>Network &amp; Infrastructure Security</li><li>Incident Response &amp; Management</li><li>Organizational Effectiveness: Governance, Risk Management &amp; Compliancy</li><li>Ethical Issues in Cybersecurity &amp; the Ignatian Paradigm</li><li>Four electives<br /> </li></ul>
<p>Acquire the tools and skills you need to manage cybersecurity practice and policy in the private industry, government, and nonprofit worlds. Our program prepares professionals to meet the ever-evolving challenges of today’s cyber ecosystem.</p>
Chief Information Security Officer Cybersecurity Consultant Privacy Analyst Compliance Officer Privacy and Security In-House Counsel
Healthcare Administration
<p>Our program is flexible: The 12 courses are faculty-led and fully online. Each course runs for a period of seven weeks.</p> <h3>Sample courses:</h3> <ul> <li>Introduction to Healthcare Systems and Organizations</li> <li>Healthcare Quality Management</li> <li>Healthcare Innovation-Based Strategy: Managing Change </li> <li>Health Policy</li> <li>Management Theory and Organizational Behavior</li> <li>Leadership in Healthcare</li> <li>Healthcare Human Resources Management</li> </ul>
<p>Industry-aligned, convenient, and personalized, this program imparts the skills and knowledge you need to lead effectively in the healthcare industry. Designed in collaboration with healthcare professionals, our model allows you to build mastery at your own pace.</p>
Emergency Department Director Health Manager Clinical Manager Registered Nurse Program Director
<p>In addition to our tracks for early-career and executive leaders, you can select leadership electives focused on leading change, people, and results. Or choose from four in-demand focus areas that can be taken as a&nbsp;concentration. Our M.S. in Leadership enables you to tailor your education toward your organization's goals and your&nbsp;professional&nbsp;journey.</p> <p>You’ll complete six core courses plus an additional four courses within your a concentration or four free electives.</p>
<p>The M.S. in Leadership program offers the rare combination of strategic expertise and ethical perspective that today’s leaders need to guide organizations through change. With tracks for emerging and experienced leaders, our customizable curriculum prepares working professionals at all stages of their careers to make a real-world impact.</p>
Project Manager Director of Marketing Public Relations Officer DEI Officer Recruitment Specialist
Sports Administration
<p>Our 10-course program focuses on practice, application, and team building in this rapidly growing industry. You’ll learn from industry leaders and graduate with skills that translate into best practices. Choose between full- and part-time options and evening and weekend classes.<br />  </p> <h3>Requirements:</h3> <ul><li>Introduction to Sports Management</li><li>Sports Law and Compliance</li><li>Sports Communication and Marketing</li><li>Sports Finance</li><li>Sports Leadership and Ignatian-Based Ethics</li><li>Applied Research Project or Internship</li><li>5 elective courses that you can choose to enhance your career<br /> </li></ul>
<p>Acquire the foundation you need to broaden your sports management skills, cultivate a culture of collaboration and teamwork, and propel teams forward, in and out of the game—all at a top-tier research institution with accomplished academics and practitioners.</p>
Athletics Director Sales Associate Associate Athletics Director Communications Manager Head Coach

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