Master of Science in Data Science
CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Program Details

The online MS in Data Science degree program offers foundational knowledge and hands-on programming competencies, resulting in project-based work samples similar to that of a programming boot camp. You'll build a portfolio of complex projects using popular programming languages such as R and Python, mirroring the current experience and demands of the IT workplace. Upon graduation, you'll be prepared to pursue a variety of technical and managerial positions, such as data scientist, business intelligence analyst, knowledge engineer, informatics engineer, data analyst, data mining engineer, and data warehousing manager. 


  • Bachelor's degree
  • College transcripts
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Interview may be required
  • Acceptance requires applicants to demonstrate current skills in statistics and probability, linear algebra, programming, relational databases, and analytical thinking

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education