The Master of Science in Computer Science with a specialization in Data Science from Fontbonne University is an online data science degree for those interested in exploring this exciting field. Technology in all of its forms is rapidly growing, including that related to computer science. With the increase of data stored on computers, networks, and in other forms of technology by individuals, businesses, and organizations, there is an increasing need for professionals capable of working with this data. This degree prepares students to become data scientists, collecting data from multiple sources, organizing it, translating the information into solutions for businesses and organizations, and then communicating these findings so that it may be used to positively affect business decisions.
Through this online data science degree, you will develop the theoretical and practical skills needed to succeed and advance in the workforce by completing high-quality, mission-driven courses. Students also learn to think critically, act ethically, and assume responsibility as citizens and leaders while developing their knowledge and talents in practical courses that build on a strong liberal arts foundation. The curriculum is taught in a caring, close-knit environment featuring small class sizes and an experienced faculty.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Fontbonne University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent