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Data Science and Analytics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) , MO,
Data scientists routinely leverage tools and techniques from computer science, information systems, advanced statistics, and machine learning. To satisfy the growing need for data scientist who can transform large collections of data into actionable decision making products for their employers, we are proposing the Master of Science in Data Science and Analytics. 

About

Graduates will be able to individually acquire and stage large data sets, design and conduct experiments, and analyze results for complex data analytical problems using their foundational and specialized data science tools and techniques; taking a problem from conceptualization stage through to the production of data-derived business intelligence.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  •  Topics in Data Science and Analytics
  •  Digital Strategy II
  •  Introduction to Data Science and Analytics
  •  Introduction to Data Science
  •  Python Programming Boot Camp
  •  Database Basics and SQL Boot Camp
  •  Introductory Probability and Statistics for Data Analytics
  •  Streaming Social Media Data Management and Analysis
  •  R Statistical Programming Boot Camp
  •  Advanced Topics in Data Science and Analytics
  •  Problems in Data Science and Analytics
  •  Statistical and Mathematical Foundations for Data Analytics
  •  Spatial and Geostatistical Analysis
  •  Data Analytics from Applied Machine Learning
  •  Database and Analytics
  •  Data Mining and Information Retrieval
  •  Cloud Computing for Data Analytics
  •  Big Data Security
  •  Big Data Visualization

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • Completed Graduate Studies online application
  • Unofficial Transcripts- As part of the application submission process, all applicants are required to upload unofficial copies of all post-secondary transcripts to the online application. Official transcripts are only required if accepted by the academic program.
  • Official Results of English Proficiency Exams (International applicants only)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27090 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27090 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    11252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11252 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Columbia

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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