Master of Science in Data Science
Drexel University

Program Details

Drexel University’s online master’s degree in Data Science gives students the ability to solve business problems by creating machine learning algorithms to examine and manipulate data. The interdisciplinary curriculum allows graduates to apply their knowledge and skills to a wide range of industries and work settings.

The master’s in Data Science online combines the fields of computer science and information systems. Students learn how to dig deeper into data and text mining to determine trends and clearly communicate findings to the relevant stakeholders. Graduates are well equipped for positions such as data scientist, computer and information research scientist, computer systems analyst, market research analyst, and operations research analyst.

Students can choose one of the following specializations:

  • Analytics, Mining, and Algorithms
  • Visualization and Communication
  • Management and Accountability

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Drexel University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science, software engineering, math or prerequisites in a related field