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Associate Degree in Data Analytics

Undergraduate | USA-BDA-ADG | 2024

Gain an industry-recognised data qualification, fast

Get ready to take your place in Australia’s fast-growing data analytics industry. This 100% online data course is a great qualification to help you quickly transition into your new career or leap forward if you’re already working in the sector.

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2 years full time or part time equivalent
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Associate Degree in Data Analytics

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Career opportunities

Data analysts who can extract, translate, visualise, and communicate information are in high demand. The National Skills Commission lists data analytics as 1 of 25 emerging occupations, with demand growing 492% in just four years.1This is driving up premiums for starting salaries by 20 per cent to 30 per cent.2

UniSA Online’s Associate Degree in Data Analytics will give you critical skills to prepare you for a career working with data. You’ll be ready to step into junior positions as a:

  • data engineer
  • data analyst
  • data scientist
  • business data strategist
  • data architect
  • data visualisation specialist
  • reporting analyst.

Want to keep studying? With an associate degree in data analytics, you’ll be eligible to continue your studies with UniSA Online’s Bachelor of Data Analytics with up to 72 units of credit. This means you could hold a bachelor degree as well, with just one more year of study.

1 National Skills Commission, Emerging Occupations Report, Australian Government 2020,

2The Australian Financial Review, Tech skills shortage is across the board, AFR, 2022.

Career outlook

Database and Systems Administrators, and ICT Security Specialists:
Over $120K
ICT Business and Systems Analysts:
Over $120K
ICT Managers:
Over $120K

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