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Carnegie Mellon University Australia

Master of Science in Information Technology (Business Intelligence & Data Analytics) 21-Month Track

  • Masters (Coursework)

This program is a blended business-technology degree that combines a comprehensive information technology and management curriculum with BIDA courses, a compulsory 400 hours of internship and an industry-based Data Analytics Capstone Project.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
21 months full-time
Course Code
072573M
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Jan, Aug

About this course

(CRICOS: 072573M)

This program is a blended business-technology degree that combines a comprehensive information technology and management curriculum with BIDA courses, a compulsory 400 hours of internship and an industry-based Data Analytics Capstone Project.

Customised for students seeking to develop cutting edge skills in IT Management and data analytics, the program provides you with knowledge of how technology interacts with business processes, strategy, and policy. These desirable skills, coupled with advanced knowledge in business intelligence and "big data" technologies, will put you at a distinctive advantage over other graduates. According to the Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia (IAPA) 2015 Skills and Salary Survey Report, Australian businesses and government agencies continue to generate huge demand for analytics professionals, the median respondent earns $130,000 annually, 184% of the Australian full-time median salary.

Entry requirements

Detailed information on CMU-A's entry requirements can be found at:

  • Entry Requirements for Australian Students
  • Entry Requirements for International Students

Study locations

Adelaide

Career pathways

Detailed information on MSIT students Internships and Career outcomes can be found at:

  • Internships
  • Careers

Course structure

The program requires a total of 168 units: 150 units of core courses, 18 units of elective courses and 400 hours (approximately 10-12 week) of internship.

Full-time students complete the program over five study periods (21 months). The program is not available part-time.

For successful completion, you must complete the requisite coursework and internship, and achieve a cumulative quality point average (QPA) of at least 3.0.