Master of Science in Data Science
Northcentral University

Program Details

Northcentral University’s Master of Science in Data Science program provides you with an opportunity to synthesize theories and principles applicable to individuals, teams and organizations working in data science today. You’ll obtain hands-on experience and cover critical topics like data mining, databases and business intelligence, big data integration, the strategic management of data and how to manage legal, ethical and security risks related to database management. This program helps prepare you to work in industry, government and consulting organizations. The curriculum for the Master of Science in Data Science program follows the CRISP structure and was developed by industry experts to reflect current industry needs.

The Master of Science in Data Science program at Northcentral University helps prepare you for a career in private industry, government and consulting organizations. Throughout the program you’ll have the opportunity to obtain hands-on skills and knowledge related to the field of data science, including data mining, databases and business intelligence, big data integration and effective data management. We also cover the data life cycle, the strategic management of data and how to manage legal, ethical and security risks related to database management. Throughout the program, you will have an opportunity to synthesize theories and principles applicable to the field of data science, guided by your doctoral holding professor utilizing our unique one-to-one learning model. This provides you with individualized mentoring and unmatched personal support. The curriculum for our Master of Science in Data Science program follows the CRISP structure and was developed by industry experts to reflect current industry needs.

Requirements

  • Admission to an NCU master’s program requires a conferred bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited academic institution or an international institution determined to be equivalent through an approved evaluation service
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).