About the Program
The Master of Analytics program is an in-person program with all coursework taking place in Berkeley, California. With access to world-renowned experts, entrepreneurs, and cutting-edge industries, our campus is a hub of discovery and impact. Our wide range of multidisciplinary research centers and institutes foster constant collaboration and innovation.
What Students and Alums Are Saying
“Alongside the rigorous academic curriculum, Berkeley Analytics offers extensive student support, including career counseling and industry networking, helping students achieve success beyond the classroom.”
"In the real-world, the tasks involved in data engineering can often be messier and more complex than in the academic world. Yet, the solid foundation from my coursework at Berkeley has been instrumental in guiding me through these challenges. These courses have not only prepared me to grapple with the intricacies of the real world but also instilled in me the ability to continually adapt and learn in the face of new challenges."
"I thoroughly enjoyed diving deep into data-driven optimization and decision-making. The hands-on coursework and engaging faculty pushed me to think outside the box and develop critical problem-solving skills. I am grateful for the unwavering support of my classmates, whose passion and dedication inspired me every day."
Our dedicated career services team trains students to excel in communication, leadership, industry-specific knowledge, professionalism, and teamwork across any industry. Benefitting from skill-building workshops, industry info sessions, job fairs, national conferences, and our Career Development Foundations course, students are poised to become influential industry leaders, equipped with not just advanced skills in analytics, but also the acumen to conquer any challenge.
Guiding our students on their professional journey is Dr. Diana Chávez, Director of Career Services. Dr. Chavez brings a passion for empowering students beyond the classroom, combined with a wealth of experience in cultivating career-ready professionals.
50 hour Python Intensive
Core Analytical Methods Courses
Elective Courses + Analytics Lab
Internship (200 hours)
Career Advancement and Global Networking
At Berkeley, you'll be part of a dynamic global network that spans over 500,000 UC Berkeley alums across 180 countries. Benefit from valuable connections, mentorship, and knowledge sharing within our thriving community and engage with industry leaders seeking to leverage UC Berkeley's top talent in analytics. Our students have successfully secured internships and full-time positions with renowned companies such as Tesla, Deloitte, HP, KONE, and many others.
My internship has been a huge eye-opener in terms of the immense impact analytics professionals can have on an organization. The business insights you can unlock with analytics save company resources and multiply company revenue. It's really incredible.
Anmol Gupta, MAnalytics '23
Summer 2023 Technical Staff Intern
Analytics can revolutionize any industry, not just the traditionally data-rich sectors like finance and healthcare. Now in my role at Hotel Trader, I've seen firsthand how impactful and transformative data-driven decision-making can be.
Jack O'Donoghue, MAnalytics '23
Business Intelligence Manager
The Berkeley Master of Analytics program is offered by the Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research. At Berkeley IEOR, we expand the frontiers of optimization, stochastics, and data science, enabling transformative decision analytics and technologies to solve grand challenges in transportation, supply chains, healthcare, energy, robotics, finance, and risk management.
Analytics is an enabling degree, bridging Operations Research and Industrial Engineering with crucial data skills.
#3 ranked IEOR Graduate Program in the U.S. (US News)
Operations Research refers to theory and methods for decision-making through data analysis, optimization, risk modeling, and simulation.
Industrial Engineering includes design, analysis, and efficient operation of industrial and business systems. These can be applied in areas such as logistics & supply chains, service operations, capacity planning, pricing, risk management, scheduling, financing, and human resources.
4 units practicum, 26 units coursework, and a comprehensive exam