Master of Science in Data Science
University of West Florida

Program Details

The Master of Science in Data Science from The University of West Florida is an online data science degree that prepares students for doctoral programs and fast-growing careers in the field.  The curriculum is designed to prepare students to bridge data science with such disciplines as information technology, computer science, environmental science, business, and healthcare.  You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to manipulate, manage, and interpret data.  Featuring a curriculum that is customized to meet each student’s career goals, this program teaches you how to leverage data and information to help businesses make better strategic decisions and how to communicate and interpret complex data.  The flexible online data science degree allows students to choose between three tracks so they complete courses that most closely match their interests and career goals:

  • Analytics and Modeling
  • Analytics of Business Decisions
  • Health Analytics

While completing this data science degree online, you will benefit from experienced faculty that offer individualized attention and who are committed to student success.  The innovative and creative curriculum features high-tech practices, real-world projects and team-based learning, providing a well-rounded education that includes practical knowledge.  Students will benefit from a collaborative learning environment and numerous resources, including access to databases and online journals for research, tutoring services, a writing lab, and technical support.

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100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

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

Restricted States