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Data Science

Lipscomb University

Master
12 months
Duration
1288 USD/credit
1288 USD/credit
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About

The Data Science program offered by the Lipscomb University deals with big data to find insights into new and emerging types of data and content, is the sought-after professional.

Overview

While the advent of information technology brings tremendous opportunities for industry, it also brings with it increasing complexities of the digital economy and challenges to enterprises and to individual executives and managers

The Data Science program offered by the Lipscomb University is designed to equip individuals with best-practice knowledge and current methodologies to make their businesses more agile as they acquire skills to aggregate and analyze disparate types of data and to recognize patterns and trends within that data. Students collaborate within the classroom environment to research and present data-driven solutions to real-world problems. The curriculum encompasses foundational aspects of data science, including:

  • Information structures
  • Statistical analysis and decision modeling
  • Research methods in informatics
  • Big data management and analytics
  • Data mining and predictive analytics

Career Paths

  • Computer and Information Research Scientists
Computer and information research scientists invent and design new approaches to computing technology and find innovative uses for existing technology. They study and solve complex problems in computing for business, medicine, science, and other fields.
  • Database Administrators
Database administrators (DBAs) use specialized software to store and organize data, such as financial information and customer shipping records. They make sure that data are available to users and secure from unauthorized access.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Data Science 
  • Information Structures 
  • Principles of Statistical Analysis and Decision Modeling 
  • Research Methods 
  • Practicum 
  • Big Data Management and Analytics 
  • Data Mining and Analysis 
  • Predictive Analytics and Data Mining 
  • Case Studies in Data Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold an advanced degree (Master’s or Doctorate) in a relevant area
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant area of study, with five years of related work experience
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant area of study and submit GRE scores with application
Other requirements:
  • Graduate Application Form
  • Non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • References
  • Personal Statement
  • On-Campus Interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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