Build your skill-set in data mining, data visualization, predictive analysis and data management with Lewis University's online MS in Data Science degree. Students will have the opportunity to leverage cutting-edge cloud computing resources and use an array of techniques and theories such as linear algebra and distributed storage and processing — all to identify trends and solve problems with big data.
Computer Science Concentration: This concentration approaches data analysis from a programming perspective and prepares students to create large-scale data storage systems that meet the requirements of a given problem, including prescribing the hardware, software, and communication links that must comprise such systems. The courses will immerse students in the design and development of computing projects that enable the processing, interpretation and presentation of large data sets.
100% online format
Complete in as little as 2 years
Why Choose Lewis University?
Personalized, flexible education that fits your career goals, with the option to choose a targeted concentration area.
Relatable and engaging coursework is based off real-world examples ensuring that what you are able to fully leverage the skills immediately in your career.
Experienced faculty who have tremendous industry experience and who share their passion for computer science and the latest learning in a fast-changing field.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
Full admission requires 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale
Provisional admission may be granted for GPA under 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and completion of 9 credit hours in the program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
24 years of age
3 years of work experience
Official academic transcripts from all colleges attended
Two letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
The Higher Learning Commission
Consent for Contact
I understand that by submitting this form, WGU and Get Educated will be contacting me by email and phone. Submitting this form also constitutes my express written consent to receive phone calls and text messages from WGU, at the phone number(s) I have provided, including a wireless number. I also understand that consent is not a condition of enrollment.