Large-scale data collection is everywhere. The pace of data collection is getting faster every day. Data on just about every aspect of our world is tracked and stored in a database somewhere. Analytics takes this data and transforms it into a narrative of meaning. Analytics provides insights into meaningful patterns within recorded data.

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What is Analytics?

Analytics uses data to attempt to answer questions such as:

  • What happened in the past?
  • How did it happen?
  • Why did it happen?
  • What is happening now?
  • What will happen in the future?
  • What is the optimal decision based on what we know
  • What can we expect to happen based on the decision we just made?

Careers for Analysts

According to, analytics ties in with many careers with early salaries averaging between $54k-$110k.

Business Analysis

Compensation Analysis

Enterprise Information

Marketing Information

Data Architecture