Building a Career in a Data-Driven Age with PLU’s Master’s in Marketing Analytics!
Have you dabbled in a variety of roles at a number of organizations, but now want to establish a clear and valuable skill set? Or do you love your current workplace, but see a need for more strategic, data-driven decision making? Or are you looking for a new career that offers you more pay and more room to grow? A Master of Science in Marketing Analytics (MSMA) from PLU could be exactly what you need.
There’s no time like the present to build your dream career in data analytics or marketing analytics. In fact, you can be ahead of the curve, as demand and opportunities for analysts increase in the coming decade. PLU’s MSMA program is designed to give you the skills and knowledge in data analytics, creative corporate brand development, digital and social marketing to prepare you for a variety of innovative career paths.
We understand that during the COVID-19 pandemic, pursuing your master’s degree may seem financially overwhelming but completing your degree now could open doors to higher paying positions as soon as one year from now. We know our MSMA alumni are highly sought after upon graduation so we would like to help make this opportunity a reality for you. With the “Build Your Career Scholarship”, you will find it more affordable to achieve your goals.
Online. Flexible. Individual Support
The MSMA program will now be offered exclusively online, providing synchronous and live online lectures with active class interaction during non-working hours. Additional asynchronous class materials and activities will be arranged, flexible for students with full-time jobs, children or other responsibilities. Students attend classes online at home or anywhere, but will also have personal, individualized interaction and support from faculty and staff.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Scholarship:
This scholarship award is distributed over the course of the academic program. It helps reduce the out-of-pocket cost of your tuition for the entire degree program; up to $9,000, not exceed the program tuition.
A portion of the scholarship will be awarded each term, based on the number of credits for which you register as a percentage of the credits required for the degree program.
You will receive a portion of the award each term until the $9,000 has been fully expended. After the $9,000 has been fully spent, scholarship funding will not be available for any additional coursework.
This scholarship can be used in addition to other scholarships or graduate assistantships for which you may be eligible. However, it cannot be used with the PLU alumni discount, Dean’s Excellence Awards, and early registration tuition discount.
This scholarship is not available if 100% of the student’s tuition cost is being covered by any single governmental benefit.
Yes. You probably should apply for federal financial aid, too. Scholarship awards will only reduce the out-of-pocket cost of your tuition, and financial aid can help pay for the rest. PLU’s school code is 003785. Detailed information is available at the Federal student aid website.
PLU’s employee tuition remission benefits cannot be used with this scholarship.