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Master of Science in Data Science

Program Details

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.

Requirements

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