Start Making Big Moves in Big Data
Combine your love of software and problem solving, and earn an online Bachelor’s Degree with a Specialization in Big Data and Analytics from DeVry University. You’ll develop skills that address the complexity of examining large and varied data sets, and that you can put to work uncovering hidden patterns in information. Our Big Data and Analytics Specialization is anchored with Tech Core, which is our strategically designed curriculum to help you build the interdisciplinary skills you’ll need for today’s Internet of Things (IoT) economy. Learn online or in our hybrid format, whichever fits your schedule best.
Get to Know Our Big Data and Analytics Degree Specialization
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Bachelor's Degree in Software Development with Big Data and Analytics Specialization in as little as 2 years + 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
Graduates from DeVry’s online Software Development program with a Big Data and Analytics specialization may consider entry level opportunities in positions, such as:
Business Intelligence Analyst
Data Warehouse Manager
Big Data Engineer
|ETHC232||Ethical and Legal Issues in the Professions|
|LAS432||Technology, Society, and Culture|
|ECON312||Principles of Economics|
|SOCS185||Culture and Society|
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|MATH221||Statistics for Decision-Making|
|PHYS204||Applied Physics with Lab|
Personal and Professional Development
|COLL148||Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving|
Tech Core Courses
|CEIS101||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction to Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Fundamentals of Information Technology and Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|SEC285||Fundamentals of Information Security|
Information Systems and Programming
|CEIS236||Database Systems and Programming Fundamentals|
|CEIS312||Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning|
|CIS170C||Programming with Lab|
|CIS247C||Object-Oriented Programming with Lab|
|CEIS295||Data Structures and Algorithms|
|CIS321||Structured Analysis and Design|
|CIS339||Object-Oriented Analysis and Design|
|CIS355A||Business Application Programming with Lab|
|WEB375||Web Architecture with Lab|
|CEIS392||Product, Project, and People Management|
|CEIS494||Senior Project I|
|CEIS496||Senior Project II|
Technology Career Preparation
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
|CEIS499||Preparation for the Profession|
Big Data and Analytics
|CEIS330||Strategies for Data Acquisition, Storage and Retrieval|
|CEIS480||Data Mining and Analytics|
|CEIS485||Data Interpretation and Statistical Analysis|
2As part of this program, one complimentary laptop is provided to students enrolled in the Associate in Information Technology and Networking, Bachelor’s in Information Technology and Networking, Bachelor’s in Software Development, Bachelor’s in Engineering Technology –Electronics and Bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems. The laptop is issued during the student’s second session. Certain restrictions apply.
3Students enrolled at a New Jersey location take ENGL108 in lieu of this course.
4Students enrolled at a Pennsylvania location must take HUMN451 as part of this requirement.
5Students enrolled at a Nevada location must take POLI332 in lieu of this requirement.
**The Portable IoT Kit is a required expense and is not complimentary.
All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.