Master of Science in Computer Science / Data Science
Colorado Technical University

Program Details

CTU’s Master of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Data Science focuses on the methods, processes, and systems to extract insights and knowledge from structured or unstructured data. Building on the program core, the concentration courses provide the foundation and focused knowledge for those interested in the Data Science field.

Graduates with this Data Science concentration can expect the following outcomes:

  • Apply various statistical, data mining, and other analytic techniques and algorithms to big data to devise solutions and extract meaningful insights
  • Select, apply, and evaluate software tools, languages, data models, algorithms, and environments for data processing, analyzing, and visualization
  • Identify and assess the various organization needs related to the data science area, and communicate results of analysis to appropriate broad audiences


  • Baccalaureate degree
  • Official transcripts
  • 2.0 minimum GPA
  • Essay
  • Interview with admissions advisor
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of MD.