Bachelor of Analytics and Data Management (Honours) - 392

Degree
Four years or more
Mastering the art of data analysis and storytelling.

This four-year honours degree will provide students with a well-rounded, multidisciplinary education to enable them to deliver analytics and data management services using industry-recognized tools.

Graduates will have the required foundational skills and acumen in business, programming, data management, analysis and communication to support many different areas of the economy, including business, sports, the financial sector, media, healthcare, manufacturing and supply chain among others, directly out of school.

Program Highlights

  • Focus on understanding how to use and apply data for business decision making
  • Gain hands-on experience with 420 hours of Work Integrated Learning
  • Apply skills and learning in a capstone course/project
  • Participate in the Higher Education Analytics Data (HEAD) Competition
  • Earn an honours-level degree with the option to pursue further education at graduate school
  • Data analytics is a field that is currently experiencing fast employment growth


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Program length and delivery

  • Four years, 8 semesters
  • Full-time study will be offered in a hybrid format with classes scheduled from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Part-time study will also be offered through Continuing Education

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Admission

Domestic applicants

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with a minimum of:

  • Six (6) University (U) or university/college (M) courses at the Grade 12 level
  • A minimum average of 70% at Six Grade 12 university (U) or university/college (M) courses to include:
    • Grade 12 English (U-level) – mandatory
    • Grade 12 Mathematics (U-level) MCV4U (Calculus and Vectors) - mandatory
    • 1 of MHF4U (Advanced Functions) or MDM4U (Data Management)
    • The average of all six required courses must not be below 70%

Recommended:  

  • ICS4U /ICS4C/ICS4M - Computer Science

If the program is oversubscribed, applicants who are residents of Ontario will be given priority


International applicants

Applicants with international transcripts must provide:

  • Proof of the subject-specific requirements equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma in the Academic column above.
  • Assessment and authentication of their documents by a recognized credential assessment service as determined by the College.
  • Proof of English proficiency by submitting evidence of either:
    • IELTS – International English Language Testing Service or - overall band of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band; or
    • TOEFL – Internet-based (iBT) – overall 90, with the minimum in each component: Reading: 22; Listening: 22; Speaking:22; Writing: 24
  • Applicants with international transcripts, who cannot supply results of English proficiency tests, must test at the College’s English Proficiency Requirements level to be accepted.

Applicants must possess a laptop or computer of their own as this is a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program (see the Additional Information section of this page for details)


Options are available for mature applicants.

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Tuition and Fees

Estimated 2022-2023 tuition and fees

Fees have not been established for the first intake in Fall 2023.

Description Semester 1 Semester 2
Compulsory Ancillary Fees $846.45 $727.48
Co-op Fees N/A N/A
Compulsory Program Fees $0.00 $0.00
Domestic Tuition $3,739.00 $3,739.00
Total Domestic Charges Per Semester $4,585.45 $4,466.48
Total 1st Year Fees $8,080.25

Above fees based on full-time September program start date. Contact Student Services to confirm fees for other start dates or semesters.

 

Estimated International 2022-2023 tuition and fees

Fees have not been established for the first intake in Fall 2023.

Description Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee $8,770.00 $8,770.00
Co-op Fees N/A N/A
Program Compulsory Fees $0.00 $0.00
International Tax Recovery $450.00 $375.00
Total International Per Semester $9,220.00 $9,145.00
Total 1st Year Fees $18,365.00

 

If you pay by wire transfer, please note your bank might charge you a fee to transfer money. Make sure your transfer includes the Mohawk payment and the wire transfer fee. This applies to each wire transfer payment you make.

Additional Information

Course Overview & Descriptions

 

Year 1: Level 1

Course Title Total Hours
Introduction to Data Analytics and Careers 56
Mathematical Exploration 42
Programming Fundamentals 42
Introduction to MS Excel 42
Communication 42

 

Year 1: Level 2 

Course Title Total Hours
Management Information Systems 42
Microeconomics 42
Business Environment and Organizational Behaviour 42
Storytelling for Analytics 42
Breadth Elective 42

 

Year 2: Level 3

Course Title Total Hours
Advanced Excel for Analytics 42
Database Management and Design 42
Macroeconomics 42
Critical Thinking 42

Probability and Linear Algebra

42

 

Year 2: Level 4 

Course Title Total Hours
Statistics 42
Advanced Programming for Analytics 42
Information Research, Security and Ethics 42
Data Modelling 42
Financial Accounting 42
Breadth Elective 42

 

Year 3: Level 5 

Course Title Total Hours
Managerial Accounting 42
Business Intelligence & Big Data 42
Research Methods & Design 42
Breadth Elective 42
Predictive Modelling 42
Machine Learning 42

 

Year 3: Level 6 

Course Title Total Hours
Project Management for Analytics 42
Applied Research Project 42
Marketing and Analytics 42
Applied Business Intelligence 42
Work Integrated Learning Prep 14
Breadth Elective 42


Work Integrated Learning

  • Field placement of 420 hours to be completed after year 3


Year 4: Level 7 

Course Title Total Hours
Strategy & Business Analysis 42
Entrepreneurship for Analytics 42
Metrics and Quality Assurance 42
GIS and Geospatial Data 42
Breadth Elective 42

 

Year 4: Level 8

Course Title Total Hours
Capstone Project 84
Case Studies and Presentations 42
Business Analytics for Managers 42
Emerging Technology and Innovation in Analytics 42
Breadth Elective 42

Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills

To learn more, please visit the Centre for Experiential Learning.

 

Mandatory Degree Work Experience

A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases the work experience is a paid position that is completed in-between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the work experience is required for graduation.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Career Opportunities

 

Your future career options include

  • Data Analyst
  • Data scientist
  • Business Analyst
  • Systems Analyst

Graduates can work in a wide variety of industries. 

Educational Pathways

 

Pathways to Mohawk 

If you've successfully taken a course at another post-secondary institution, you may be able to earn course exemptions toward your credential at Mohawk. 
 

Pathways within Mohawk 

If you have successfully completed one of the following programs at Mohawk, you may be eligible to receive transfer credit in this program.*


Pathways beyond Mohawk 

See ontransfer.ca for additional opportunities at other colleges or universities in Ontario.

Search the Mohawk Transfer Database for opportunities outside of Ontario.

Additional Information


Bring your own device - Laptop Requirements

Minimum Settings

The laptop specifications and Dell Systems below are recommendations only. If you already own a laptop that resembles these specifications you are not required to purchase a new device.

Operating System Windows 10 Home
CPU (Minimum) Intel Core i5 to i7
RAM (Minimum) 16GB
Storage 500 GB to 1 TB
Peripherals (included or purchased separately) Webcam
Headset w/ Microphone (to listen to audio in class without disturbing others)
Screen Size 15" to 17"
Price $1650 - $1850 range

Dell Systems: DELL G3 15, DELL G3 17

The Dell Systems listed above meet the minimum specifications. A search of DELL’s website entering the various criteria for RAM will list laptops that will meet the specifications. Don’t forget to access Mohawk’s purchasing discount if buying online. You can do so by, logging into your MyMohawk account, on the left-hand navigation select Technology Solutions, Computer Store. Use your Mohawk College email to receive an exclusive coupon code.

Recommended Settings

The settings below will allow completion of the curriculum and should provide sufficient performance to complete all tasks and use all programs without any limitations.

Operating System Windows 10 Home
CPU (Minimum) Intel Core i7 (8th Generation or greater)
RAM (Minimum) 32 GB
Storage 1 TB SSD or 2TB HD
Peripherals (included or purchased separately) Webcam
Headset w/ Microphone (to listen to audio in class without disturbing others)
Screen Size 15" to 17"
Price $3000 - $3500 range

DELL Systems: XPS 15

The Dell Systems listed above meet the recommended specifications. A search of DELL’s website entering the various criteria for RAM will list laptops that will meet the specifications. Don’t forget to use a Mohawk College purchasing discount if buying online.

Apple MacBooks

MAC laptops are NOT recommended for learning in the Bachelor of Analytics and Data Management program. The curriculum has only been designed for instruction on Windows platforms. MAC laptops running windows emulators MAY be sufficient but have not been tested by the college

Screen Monitors

A second screen has been found to be extremely beneficial for students and permits students to watch a lecture/tutorial on one screen (either a second monitor or a separate tablet) while completing exercises on their main computer.

Program Specific Software (subject to change)

The software listed below is available free to students while on campus; some software licenses may be purchased through the college at a discounted rate for use while offsite. Students will be advised how to access program-specific software during Orientation.

  • Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access)
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Project
  • OpenRefine
  • Microsoft PowerBI
  • IBM SPSS Modeler
  • IBM Cognos Analytics Server
  • Tableau Prep
  • Tableau
  • Python
  • Programming IDEs
  • Zoom Conferencing
  • Any other statistics/analytics package for learning (SAS, SPSS Statistics, etc.)

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Domestic Canadian Students

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Phone: 1-844-767-6871

International Students

Contact International Student Recruitment
Contact our International Student Recruitment team for information on programs, how to apply, and student life.
Contact International
Email: intl.representatives@mohawkcollege.ca
Phone: 1-905-575-2254
Toll free phone numbers:
For general questions: 1-888-Mohawk9 (1-888-664-2959)
North China: 10-800-714-2521
South China: 10-800-140-2541
Brazil: 0800-022-7408
Philippines: 180011102544

Contact International Admissions
Contact our Admissions advisors for help with your application.
Contact International Admissions
Phone: 1-905-575-2254

*Not all programs are international eligible. Please see our programs available for international students.

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Graduate Studies, Analytics for Business Decision-Making and Business Analysis
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