The independent, trusted guide to online education for over 20 years!
Find out more about University of Wisconsin System-eCampus
Receive more information about
Master of Science in Data Science
The Master of Science in Data Science program provides an engaging curriculum which combines computer science with math and statistics, management, and communication. Students learn how to clean, organize, analyze, and interpret unstructured data, deriving knowledge and communicating your discoveries clearly to stakeholders using sophisticated visualization techniques and other means. A master's degree in data science can be the foundation for a variety of positions, including business intelligence analyst, data modeler, predictive modeler, financial analyst and more.
Have completed a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or better GPA and prerequisite courses in elementary statistics, computer programming, and database administration. (Students with a GPA of less than 3.0 may be considered for a provisional admission.) Ideal candidates will have a background in math, statistics, analytics, computer science, or marketing, or three to five years of professional experience in a related field.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Consent for Contact
I understand that by submitting this form, WGU and Get Educated will be contacting me by email and phone. Submitting this form also constitutes my express written consent to receive phone calls and text messages from WGU, at the phone number(s) I have provided, including a wireless number. I also understand that consent is not a condition of enrollment.