24 months
25160 USD/year
18870 USD/year
12580 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Gain the data science skills employers want with the Data Science program from University of North Dakota.


Bring data to life with UND’s Master of Science in Data Science. Our unique curriculum delivers the perfect balance between theory and application. Your interdisciplinary analytics training will set you apart in the data science industry.

Why Earn a Master's Degree in Data Science at University of North Dakota?

Data scientists are in demand in several fields, and in different roles. Those with the technical expertise to be able to work effectively with data at scale is limited. Rapidly rising salaries for data engineers, data scientists, statisticians, and data analysts reflect the shortage and increased interest in recruiting talent in this vital area.

With the data science graduate program, you'll can become part of a highly-skilled workforce that can will support the expansion of data science-related industries. This advanced curriculum is an ideal marriage of computer science, data science and business analytics for well-rounded expertise in one of the fastest growing areas in the realm of computing. You'll gain strong interdisciplinary knowledge, and a domain-specific, analytics foundation, as well as experience with leading research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronic Commerce Systems
  • Data Engineering and Management
  • Advanced Artificial Intelligence
  • Soft Computing: Computational Intelligence
  • Cloud Computing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited college or university Send Official Records
  • A cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 2.75 for all undergraduate work
  • Successful completion of graduate admissions test requirements.
  • Demonstrate academic-level proficiency with the English language before they will be considered for admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25160 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    18870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18870 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12580 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Minnesota residents: 15,977.04 USD per year

Living costs for Grand Forks

1000 - 2180 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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