Data Analytics and Finance
"In today's environment of large data sets and data overload, there is a need for techniques to discover unique insights that allow businesses to increase operational effectiveness and mitigate risk."…
With the upsurge in data-driven insights and analytics, the financial industry has shown an increasing demand for advanced machine learning, data visualization and cloud-based data-driven solutions. In this environment, there is a strong need for individuals with profound knowledge in advanced finance, analytical techniques and computing technology who can design innovative solutions for real financial problems.
At Stevens, the master’s in financial analytics focuses on advanced development in financial analytics covering fundamental data processing to machine learning to statistical modeling and optimization. Targeting broader financial services and the financial technology industry, the program enables graduates to handle complex financial data, build advanced analytical models, deliver effective visualization product and utilize cloud-based data-driven analytics technology. Upon completion of the master’s degree, students demonstrate proficiency in: