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Data Science

Rochester Institute of Technology

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
47522 USD/year
47522 USD/year
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About

The Data Science program of Rochester Institute of Technology appeals to professionals looking to enhance their skill set, and includes opportunities for customized course work within the broad field of data science and its various application areas.

Overview

The Data Science program of Rochester Institute of Technology encourages students to work with faculty experts in the field of data science, analytics, and infrastructure who provide hands-on experience solving real problems. The curriculum includes opportunities for students to choose elective courses to pursue a variety of career paths within the broad field of data science and its various application areas. The program prepares students—regardless of their scientific, engineering, or business background—to pursue a career in data science.

The MS in data science is a collaborative program hosted by Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences and College of Science. You'll take courses that provide deep learning taught by RIT faculty who are experts in the field of data science. You’ll learn the skills that are recognized by employers for their real job relevance. The program is available both online and on-campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Data Science
  • Foundations of Data Science
  • Software Engineering for Data Science
  • Principles of Statistics
  • Applied Data Science Directed Study
  • Introduction to Data Science: Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Online: Fall/Spring
  • Campus: Fall Only

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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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.
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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
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete a graduate application
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent) from an accredited university
  • Have prior knowledge or professional experience in computer programming and statistics.
  • Submit transcripts (in English)
  • Submit a minimum of two recommendations from individuals who are well-qualified to assess the applicant’s potential for success
  • Submit a current resume or curriculum vitae
  • Applicants with undergraduate degrees from foreign colleges and universities are required to submit GRE scores
  • Submit a personal statement of educational objectives
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)
  • International applicants whose native language is not English must submit scores from the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE

Tuition Fee

  • International

    47522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47522 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    47522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47522 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

online option - $1,129 per credit hour 

Funding

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