USC Online offers a Master of Science degree in Computer Science with a specialization in Data Science. The program provides a strong core in Computer Science topics with additional courses focused on Data Science.
The curriculum provides algorithmic, statistical, and systems expertise in dealing with large data sets. The online Data Science master’s examines ways of acquiring, storing, accessing, analyzing, and visualizing data in diverse domains.
Graduates can find employment in a variety of careers, including:
- Computer programming
- Government security
- Software design
- Computer security
- Computer simulation
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Southern California is accredited by:
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Requires a degree in engineering or closely related field.