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

University of North Carolina Wilmington offers a 16 month, accelerated master's degree in Data Science. 

Overview

The program 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.

What is the Master of Data Science program?

  • The Master of Data Science at 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.

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

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • One official transcript is required from each U.S. post-secondary institution attended. Refer to the Getting Started page for international transcript instructions.  
  • 3 recommendations to be submitted through the online application. Recommendations by individuals in relevant professional fields required.
  • Baccalaureate degree.  Experience working with data is a plus.
  • Successful applicants should have completed introduction to statistics, linear algebra and a programming class. Applicants do not have to have completed these courses to be accepted but do need to complete them before classes start.  Many students complete them in the summer before they enroll or online.     

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

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

Funding

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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