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Data Science

University of Wisconsin Green Bay

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
4236 USD/year
4236 USD/year
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About

Data Science from University of Wisconsin Green Bay is entirely online and will teach you how to harness the power of big data using the latest tools and analytical methods.

Overview

Data Science from University of Wisconsin Green Bay focuses on how to clean, organize, analyze, and interpret structured and unstructured data, deriving knowledge and communicating your discoveries clearly to stakeholders. It is a 12-course, 36 credit program and is taught by expert faculty.

Graduates with Data Science from University of Wisconsin Green Bay will be able to:

  • realize value from big data and make better decisions. 
  • gain skills in order to help organizations public, private or non-profit in enhancing customer engagement, optimizing operations, identifying and preventing fraud, and generating new sources of revenue among others.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Science
  • Statistical Methods
  • Programming for Data Science
  • Data Warehousing
  • Big Data: High-Performance Computing
  • Communicating About Data
  • Data Mining
  • Visualization and Unstructured Data Analysis
  • Ethics of Data Science
  • Prescriptive Analytics
  • Data Science and Strategic Decision Making

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

All application materials need to be completed two weeks prior to the semester start to be considered for admission.

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • 3.0 grade point average. Applicants with a GPA of less than 3.0 may be considered for provisional admission.
  • UW System application form
  • $56.00 application fee
  • Prerequisite courses: Recent coursework in elementary statistics, introductory computer programming and introduction to databases. Relevant work experience can be considered in lieu of this coursework.
  • Official transcripts from colleges and universities previously attended
  • A personal statement of up to 1,000 words describing the reasons behind your decision to pursue this degree and what you believe you will bring to the data science field. Space for the personal statement is included in the online application.
  • Resume
  • Two letters of evaluation
  • MSDS Questionnaire
  • A test of English proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Course-by-course transcript evaluation from a professional evaluation service currently recognized by NACES

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4236 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2118 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4236 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2118 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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