Make an informed decision about your Louisiana education! Use our listings of LA analytics degrees & certificates to compare data-focused programs at respected public & private research universities in the Bayou State. Graduate students will have a fair amount of choice.
Research & Career-Building
Interested in exploring niche fields? Louisiana universities are running all kinds of unusual data science & analytics centers. At UNO, you’ll find the Bioinformatics & Machine Learning Lab and the Gulf States Center for Environmental Informatics (GulfSCEI). At LSU, it’s the Center for Analytics & Research in Transportation Safety (CARTS). At Tulane, there’s The Data Hub and the Health Systems Analytics Research Center (HSARC). And within ULL, the Informatics Research Institute (IRI) is overseeing the Center for Visual and Decision Informatics (CVDI). You may also wish to ask LSU’s Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems (SDEIS) about the possibility of analytics projects with current industry partners.
Keep an eye on the Big Easy—major industry organizations like IEEE often include New Orleans in their conference circuits. Or consider joining local meetup groups such as the Baton Rouge Analytics & Intelligence Network (BRAIN).