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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Data Science and Engineering

North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

18 months
Duration
17544 USD/year
4744 USD/year
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About

The M.S. in Data Science and Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University is an interdisciplinary graduate program designed for students who seek to use computing and data science and engineering to solve problems involving big data, extensive computations, and complex modeling, simulation, optimization and visualization.

Overview

Highlights

The mission of the Department of Computational Data Science and Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University is to graduate professionals who (a) have expertise in developing novel computational methodologies and products, and/or (b) have extended their expertise in specific disciplines (in science, technology, engineering, and socioeconomics) with computational tools.

Research in Computational Data Science and Engineering includes: big data and computational statistics, AI and Machine Learning, internet of things, large and complex systems, intelligent transportation and infrastructure systems, remote sensing, autonomous vehicles, virtual and augmented reality, e-commerce, image and video processing, scientific and interactive visualization, high-performance computing, scalable algorithms, bioinformatics, and multi-scale multi-physics engineering systems.

Programme Structure

The MS program offers its students various options:

  • A Course-Only option designed to help students who want to graduate in one year. 
  • A Systems-Engineering concentration under the Course-Only Option designed for students and professionals who would like to hone systems-level thinking in addition to acquiring important computational skills
  • A Project Option designed to give students a wide range of computational and data science and engineering skills and to enable them to graduate in 1 or 1.5 years.
  • A Thesis Option designed to give students computational skills as well as research skills on tackling open-ended problems.  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An approved Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. A working knowledge of statistics, matrices, or linear algebra, and experience in programming are desirable.
  • Online application for admission to the Graduate College.
  • Recommendations: Three recommendations are expected.
  • Personal statement of interest in the program, as required. 
  • English language proficiency: International applicants are required to provide evidence of English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8772 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2372 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • Online North Carolina Students: $233/credit hour.
  • Online Out of State Students: $860/credit hour.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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