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Applied Data Science

Coursera

Master Online
12 months
Duration
42262 USD/year
31688 USD/year
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About

The Master of Applied Data Science (MADS) degree offered by Coursera in partnership with the University of Michigan is designed for aspiring data scientists to learn and apply skills through hands-on projects. You’ll learn how to use data to improve outcomes and achieve ambitious goals.

Overview

The Master of Applied Data Science offered by Coursera in partnership with the University of Michigan prepares you to be a leader in the field through mastery of core data science concepts like machine learning and natural language processing. By diving deep on key topics such as privacy, data ethics, and persuasive communication, you’ll be prepared to succeed within today’s organizations. 

You’ll also work with real data sets from top companies as you build a work portfolio that showcase your skills. Learn the systems and techniques that help organizations overcome data overload and make smart decisions.

Whether you’re looking to create real estate market forecasts or use data to study Russian literature, this online Master’s program teaches the skills you need for success in an ever-changing field.

Career

Program graduates are qualified to become data scientists in the field of their choice. Graduates from the on-campus Master of Science in Information program have a 98%+ job placement rate and go on to become Data Scientists at top companies such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon. University of Michigan School of Information Masters’ students earn the highest average salaries of any graduate program in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational methods to deal with big data
  • Exploring and communicating data
  • Visualizing data using multiple methods
  • Analytic techniques
  • Data science application in context
Details on Coursera Plus:
  • Learn Anything: Explore any interest or trending topic, take prerequisites, and advance your skills
  • Save money: Spend less money on your learning if you plan to take multiple courses this year
  • Flexible Learning: Learn at your own pace, move between multiple courses, or switch to a different course
  • Unlimited Certificates: Earn a certificate for every learning program that you complete at no additional cost

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

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.
88
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree
  • Strong knowledge of Python programming language basic and introductory statistics (Applicants will take two assessments)
  • TOEFL exam for non-native speakers of English
  • No Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or other exams required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42262 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42262 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    31688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31688 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

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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.

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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