PhD in Technology – Data Analytics Specialization

Master the art of data-driven decision-making and lead with precision in the PhD in Technology – Data Analytics Specialization from Walsh College.

Organizations are drowning in data. Organizational data. Competitor data. Economic data. And, let’s not forget about Big Data. You are not going to be able to make data work for you without tools, training, and research skills that will enable you to consistently make good decisions.

We designed the PhD in Technology – Data Analytics Specialization at Walsh College to be a transformative journey for leaders navigating the complexities of a data-driven world. Tailored for working professionals, the program seamlessly integrates online coursework and Zoom-enabled remote delivery, allowing candidates to advance their expertise while balancing real-world responsibilities.

In it, you will learn how to navigate the data landscape with precision, from advanced research in data-driven decision-making to hands-on applications of data analytics and predictive modeling. As a PhD graduate in Data Analytics, you’ll emerge equipped to lead in a world shaped by data, technology, and the strategic insights derived from advanced analytics.

Why Walsh?

Faculty With Real-World Experience

There’s no substitute for experience. 95% of Walsh faculty bring their real-world industry experience into the classroom . You will learn from proven business minds who have worked or are working in the roles you may see yourself in one day.

Flexible Learning Options

Recognizing the diverse needs of our students, Walsh College offers a range of flexible learning options. Whether you prefer traditional on-campus classes, online learning, or a hybrid approach, we have a solution that fits your lifestyle.

Career Services & Networking Events

Your success extends beyond the classroom, and we are committed to supporting your career aspirations. Walsh provides comprehensive career services, including resume workshops, networking events, and job placement assistance to help you launch your professional journey.

Streamlined Dissertation Process

Our dissertation process is designed to provide candidates with support from start to finish. Faculty responsiveness, clear expectations, established milestones, and adequate mentoring all play a vital role in helping successfully guide students through their dissertations.

A Network of Support

Our knowledgeable, professional staff will be there to help from your first contact to the day you graduate. With free tutoring, professional mentoring, and networking opportunities throughout the year, you’ll have the resources you need for academic and professional success.

Overview, Courses, and Graduation Requirements

Candidate Evaluation Process

The purpose of the candidate evaluation is to determine a student’s ability to pursue and successfully complete the DBA program. The review process will evaluate the entire candidate portfolio holistically rather than place specific limits or requirements on individual elements.

After completion of the candidate evaluation, the Doctoral Program Committee will make the determination whether a candidate is accepted into the Program. The decision will be recorded and communicated to the applicant in writing.

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FastTrack Your Education

FastTrack is an accelerated degree program that lets you earn credits for both a master’s and doctoral degree at the same time. Meet with a Walsh Enrollment Specialist to learn more.



So many possibilities are unleashed when you enroll in the right Walsh program.

We want to help you find the degree that’s right for you.



Take the first step toward the rest of your life. Apply online or speak with an Enrollment Specialist today.

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Your Steps to A Better Future

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1. Apply to Walsh

Applying is easy through our online portal. Have a few questions first? Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to help!

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2. Choose Your Path

Choose online, remote synchronous, or on-ground classes at the pace that fits your goals. We’ll provide the training and skills you need to start your career and/or head into your certification exam with confidence.

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3. Reach New Heights

With a Walsh degree on your resume and your certification in hand, you’ll be ready to advance your career and influence your company for decades.