Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science
Northcentral University

Program Details

The Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science program at Northcentral University is a research-oriented program designed to help you learn how to organize, research and leverage data to drive growth. This hands-on program covers many important topics such as big data integration, quantitative research design, databases and business intelligence. You’ll explore the theories, concepts and tools of the emerging area of data visualization. The curriculum for the PhD in Data Science program follows the CRISP structure and was developed by industry experts to reflect current industry needs.


  • Admission to the Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science program requires a conferred master’s or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution

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, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of Arkansas.