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25 Top Degree Programs for Data Analytics Professionals, Part 1
Want to cash in on the current hiring craze for big data and data analytics talent? These top college and university degree programs will give you a great start.

Recent studies have confirmed that CIOs plan to spend more on data analytics than any other technology category in 2016. They also reveal that salaries for data professionals are rising faster than most all other jobs in IT. These are indeed the best of times for data analysts and data scientists, if you have the right experience and education. For those that don’t have a formal degree in analytics, here is a look at 25 of the top data-related degree programs in the United States. (Photo: iStock)