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Data Science

University of North Carolina Wilmington

16 months
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18548 USD/year
18548 USD/year
4720 USD/year
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About

The Master of Data Science from University of North Carolina Wilmington is a professional interdisciplinary program that emphasizes computational-based applications of traditional data analysis methods and current trends in data mining and machine learning to turn data into information, and information into insight.

Overview

UNCW offers a 16 month, accelerated master's degree in data science. The Master of Data Science from University of North Carolina Wilmington is a collaborative effort between departments, the larger academic community and the business community that emphasizes computational-based applications of traditional data analysis methods as well as current trends in data mining and machine learning.

Students are offered the opportunity to:

  • Develop proficiency in both a general-purpose programming language and a statistical programming language
  • Advance skills to build appropriate statistical models to solve real-world analytics problems
  • Enhance the ability to communicate analytical information effectively that solves data interpretation problems specific to employer needs.
  • Be immersed in a team based,  6 month, real world project with an industry or government sponsor 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Data Science
  • Fundamentals of Statistics
  • Linear Methods
  • Machine Learning
  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Spatial-Temporal Analysis
  • Practicum/Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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
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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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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application for graduate admission submitted online through the Graduate School website.
  • Official transcripts of all college work (undergraduate and graduate).
  • Three recommendations from individuals in professionally relevant fields.
  • Each applicant also must:
  • Have a strong overall academic record and have passed the following undergraduate courses or their equivalent: an introductory statistics course, a course in linear algebra, and a programming course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18548 USD/year
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  • National

    18548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18548 USD per year during 16 months.
  • In-State

    4720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4720 USD per year during 16 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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