Choices for analytics programs in the Silicon Mountain include CU schools, Christian institutions, and even the Colorado School of Mines! Explore our listings of CO analytics degrees & certificates to discover undergraduate & graduate programs in all kinds of majors. Specialize in systems engineering, geochemistry, or biological data. Or pursue an MBA or MSBA and customize it with coursework in niche fields (e.g. marketing analytics).
Research & Career-Building
Colorado universities are particularly active in the world of analytics. UD’s Daniels College of Business organizes an annual DU Analytics Challenge. CSU has established a Data Science Research Institute and a Center for the Analytics of Learning and Teaching (C-ALT). CU Anschutz runs its own Big Data Management & Mining Laboratory. The Colorado School of Public Health has a Center for Innovative Design & Analysis (CIDA) that offers biostatistical consulting. And CU Denver’s Business School has developed a Center for Information Technology Innovation. Learn about their research projects, talk to participating faculty, and ask about internships with industry partners!
Big-name analytics & data science conferences often swing by Colorado on their circuit around the world (e.g. INFORMS meetings). You can also connect with locals at the annual Colorado Tech Summit and/or Women in Tech Conference—both are run by the Colorado Technology Association. Don’t forget, too, that Colorado analytics institutes will host their own events. Check out CIDA’s CU Data Week for students, faculty & community members and analytics workshops at the Daniels College of Business.