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USC PGPA

USC POST GRADUATE PROGRAM IN ANALYTICS

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Post Graduate Program in Analytics (PGPA) from the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering is a rigorous, application-oriented one year program. It is based on USC Viterbi’s Master of Science in Data Informatics and extensively leverages research and best practices in the fields of Data Analytics, Informatics and Data Sciences.

The program will put you on a fast track path for a rewarding career in the rapidly growing fields of Business Analytics, Big Data and Data Science. You will gain a thorough understanding of the conceptual frameworks, build expertise on important tools and applications, get exposed to important application areas such as marketing, healthcare, finance, etc. and learn to build systems that will enable companies to leverage complex data for effective decision making.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Following are some of the key highlights :

  • Rankings: USC Viterbi School of Engineering is ranked among top 15 Graduate Engineering Schools by US News & World Report
  • World Class Curriculum: A comprehensive and rigorous program based on masters level content covering application of data analytics and data science concepts in a 300+ hours schedule, spread over a year.
  • Alumni Benefits:  Become a member of the USC Viterbi Alumni Network.
  • Outstanding faculty: Academic program conducted by accomplished senior faculty members from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering and reputed Industry Experts.
  • Career Services (Northwest): Program linked Career Services helps you leverage the program for career growth opportunities.
  • Industry Connect (Northwest): You will be interacting with Industry experts from leading companies who will bring forth their insights on latest emerging practices within various application areas of Data Science and Analytics.
  • Flexible & Convenient: The program design accommodates your demanding work schedules, with a mix of classroom, self-paced and live online learning.

GET STARTED

Please register below to receive a program brochure and connect with a program advisor

PROGRAM DETAILS
FEBRUARY, 2017 – FEBRUARY, 2018
Location : INDIA & ONLINE
Program Fee : USD 8,000
PROGRAM CONTACTS

Email :[email protected]
Phone (India) : +91 8587878713 / 14 / 15
Phone (USA) : +1 213-821-4172

USC VITERBI RANKINGS

(U.S. News & World Report, 2016)

#1
Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs

#2
Online Graduate Engineering Programs

Top 15
Graduate Engineering Schools

DISTINGUISHED FACULTY

Faculty Director

Cyrus Shahabi - USC PGPDA POST GRADUATE PROGRAM IN DATA SCIENCE & ANALYTICS

Prof. CYRUS SHAHABI is a Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering and the Director of the Information Laboratory (InfoLAB) at the Computer Science Department. He is the Director of the Informatics Program at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. He is also the Director of the NSF’s Integrated Media Systems Center (IMSC) at the University of Southern California (USC). He was the CTO and co-founder of a USC spin-off, Geosemble Technologies, which was acquired in July 2012. Since then, he founded another company, ClearPath (recently rebranded as TallyGo), focusing on predictive path-planning for car navigation systems. He received his B.S. in Computer Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 1989 and then his M.S. and Ph.D. Degrees in Computer Science from the University of Southern California in May 1993 and August 1996, respectively. He authored two books and more than two hundred research papers in the areas of databases, GIS and multimedia with more than 12 US Patents.

Program faculty may include:

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Dr. Luciano Nocero
Associate Director,
Integrated Media Systems Center
Dr. Wensheng Wu
Associate Professor,
Computer Science Department
Dr. Seon Ho Kim
Associate Director,
Integrated Media Systems Center
Dr. Stefan Scherer
Research Assistant Professor,
Computer Science Department