Data Analyst Apprentice


Program Number: 501561

Credits: 12

Area of Study: Information Technology

Delivery Method:
Some Online / Some In Person*

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $1,692.00
Materials/Supplemental Costs
Other Costs
Total Estimated Program Costs*:

Work Description

The primary role of a IT-Data Analyst Apprentice is to collect and organize data to provide business insight. Data analysts are typically involved with selecting, integrating, querying, and aggregating data, and conducting a range of analytical studies on that data. They work across a variety of projects, providing technical data solutions to a range of stakeholders/customers issues. They document and report the results of data analysis activities to improve business performance. They have a good understanding of data structures, database systems, and data processing and manipulation skills using analytical tools to undertake a range of different types of analyses.


  • 2-year apprenticeship under the hybrid model (both time-based and competency-based)
  • Total of 4360 hours
  • 360 hours of paid related instruction
  • Complete Transition to Trainer course in the final year

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Program Details

IT-Data Analyst Apprenticeship courses may be offered at these Madison College campuses:


  • Madison - Truax

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How to Apply

IT-Data Analyst Apprentice applicants must find an apprenticeship with a sponsoring employer on their own (similar to looking for a job). Once the applicant has found a position, the employer starts the apprenticeship registration process by contacting a Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards (BAS) Representative for their county.


Application Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:  

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma, GED or equivalency
  • Have a valid government-issued photo identification

Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2021-2022 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current and newly admitted program students, go directly to your Degree Progress Report to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your degree progress report (advisement report), please see Advising Services.


There are currently no Transfer Partnerships for this program. Review our Transfer Opportunities page for information on all Madison College transfer options.


Graduates of the IT-Data Analyst Apprenticeship are prepared to:

  • Create technical specifications
  • Perform data integration
  • Query data
  • Analyze data
  • Present data

Madison College IT-Data Analyst Apprenticeship graduates are prepared to:

  • Data Analyst
  • Reporting Analyst
  • Data Engineer
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Report Writer/Developer
  • Technical Data Analyst