Master of Science in Data Science
Southern Methodist University

Program Details

Current and aspiring Data Science professionals can gain advanced skills in managing, analyzing, mining, and understanding complex data with an online master’s in Data Science. This degree program prepares graduates to be able to effectively make strategic decisions within their organization.

Coursework focuses on statistics while building on computer science and data visualization skills. Students can choose a specialization in Machine Learning or Business Analytics to tailor the degree to their specific career goals. 

Some of the topics covered in this degree program include:

  • Natural language processing
  • Business intelligence
  • Machine learning

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Methodist University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • GRE waived for applicants who have a master's degree or three or more years of eligible industry experience.