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Data Analytics, B.S.

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Data Analytics Degree

Conduct the research that helps organizations plan new marketing strategies, make business decisions, and map out the path to future success.

Why Study Data Analytics?

Connect one-on-one with faculty, fellow students, and other professionals through classroom instruction, hands-on learning, and internships:

  • Learn data collection, information theory, computer programming, and math to solve challenging problems through a data-driven lens.
  • Work with your peers and faculty to analyze real economic, social and geographic data.
  • Explore key principles and techniques of data science and learn to create informative data visualizations.
  • Pursue careers in business, finance, and healthcare.

Receive personalized attention and top-notch instruction in a supportive environment:

  • Our Stairs to Success developmental plan for success will guide you through your time at Keystone.
  • 92% of students receive financial aid.
  • Over 150 scholarships are awarded yearly.
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Contact

Dr. Chad Stevens
Chair of Business, Management & Technology
570-945-8431
BMT@keystone.edu

What can I do with a degree in data analytics?

Career Options

  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Survey Researcher

Employers

  • Geisinger
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Pfizer
  • PRA Health Services
  • Prudential
  • Vanguard
Data Analytics

Built in partnership with leading academics, the Data Analytics major is intended to give you comprehensive skills in data analysis, quantitative critical thinking, and experimental design. Your newfound understanding of data can shape the way you look at problems in a wide range of careers, such as business, finance and healthcare.

Exceptional experiences.
Giant outcomes.

13:1

Keystone student-to-faculty ratio

6%

increase in jobs over the next 10 years

94%

Keystone students employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation

$68,110

Median annual salary for data analytics careers

Ranked

Amazing opportunities—on campus and beyond

From internships and experiential learning opportunities to travel and conferences, you’ll have many opportunities to conduct real-world experiences, work with your peers and mentors in your chosen field, and learn first-hand the latest skills to succeed in the real world.

Internships

Students will acquire leadership and management skills, professional growth and personal fulfillment that can’t be gained in the classroom. All Accounting majors complete an internship of 6 credits.

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Connections

Over 30 student-run clubs and organizations, including the FBLA organization, Phi Beta Lambda,  and the Hospitality Business Management Club, are available and are a wonderful way to meet people, travel, learn about different subjects, and gain valuable leadership opportunities.

Be Involved

When you become a Giant, you will enjoy campus life in a passionate, close-knit community…a family. Keystone College comes together in many different ways with 18 Division III sports, a variety of student events, 276 acres to explore, and various ways to learn both inside and outside of the classroom.

Featured Faculty

Kasey Chermak, MS

Kasey Chermak, MS

Instructor of Information Technology  
Patricia Davis, PhD

Patricia Davis, PhD

Professor of Accounting and Program Director of Accounting and Financial Management
Brenda Lidy, MS

Brenda Lidy, MS

Associate Professor and Program Director of Hospitality Business Management, Program Director of Business (BS) and Business Administration (AS), Program Director of Supply Chain Management
Robert Nardelli, DPS

Robert Nardelli, DPS

Assistant Professor and Program Director of Computer Science and Information Technology
Elizabeth Schneider, MBA, JD

Elizabeth Schneider, MBA, JD

Associate Professor of Business  
Sandra R. Smith, PhD

Sandra R. Smith, PhD

Assistant Professor and Program Director of Sport and Recreation Management (BS) and Sport Leadership Management (MS)
Donald “Doc” Stacknick, MS

Donald “Doc” Stacknick, MS

Instructor of Sport and Recreation
Chad Stevens, PhD

Chad Stevens, PhD

Associate Professor of Business, Program Director of MBA, and Chair of Business, Management & Technology
Kevin Vinson, MBA

Kevin Vinson, MBA

Associate Professor of Accounting

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