Data Analytics is an open enrolment program and there is no formal admission procedure. To enrol in a course or the program, simply register online. Students should register at least three weeks before classes begin. Courses can be taken individually or part of the program.
To enrol in a McMaster Continuing Education Data Analytics program, students must:
- Be proficient in computer program applications, such as Word, and Excel;
- Be a mature student as defined in the Undergraduate Calendar of McMaster University; or
- Be deemed an exceptional case
- Data Analytics program follows a bring your own device (BYOD) policy. Prior to enrolling it is recommended to review course outlines for laptop and desktop requirements as courses may need a minimum level of technology specification.
English Language Proficiency Requirements
If your first language is not English, you must meet McMaster University’s English language proficiency requirements.
Do you need additional training?
Additional training is available for Python programming, SQL, and PowerBI through our partner Ed2Go. Please visit Ed2Go for more information.
Data Analytics requires varying degrees of proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Excel course modules are available through LinkedIn Learning, free of charge, to all active McMaster University students. Please visit LinkedIn Learning.