M.Sc. Online

Data Science

Walden University

26400 USD/full
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Grounded in industry-relevant skills, the master in Data Science online programme at Walden University prepares you to become an expert in big data analysis. Apply what you learn immediately to positively impact your organisation and take your career further.


Big data is changing the world. Be at the forefront with Walden’s MS in Data Science program.

Why Pursue Your Online MS in Data Science With Walden?

  • Learn from courses developed with input from employers: Build practical, immediately applicable skills through interactive case studies, visualizations, and applications.
  • Set yourself apart with advanced data analytics expertise: Gain the leading-edge tools and experience to help businesses build organizational success and drive smarter decisions.
  • Use big data in a positive way: Walden’s MS in Data Science program is focused on the ethical use of data to solve business problems. Protect your organization through responsible data management practices.
  • Choose an online program designed for working professionals like you: With our student support services, you’re never alone in pursuit of your MS in Data Science degree. Walden has your back from day one.


An MS in Data Science from Walden University can take you to the top and open exciting new doors in your career. Potential roles include:

  • Data engineer
  • Data analyst
  • Data scientist
  • Business intelligence manager


Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. Accreditation validates that a university and its programs are rigorous and offer relevant content. Walden University’s accreditation means:

  • The quality of the institution and its programs are continually reassessed and improved.
  • Credits earned are easier to transfer than credits earned at non-accredited institutions.
When evaluating credentials, employers and universities often look for applicants who earned a degree from an accredited university.

Programme Structure

Walden’s flexibility and support put your education within reach. You will benefit from a comprehensive online learning experience that includes:

  • Convenient start dates throughout the year.
  • Orientation that prepares you for success in an online environment.
  • Ability to complete coursework when and where it is convenient for you.
  • Access to courses and materials on your smartphone or tablet.
  • Multimedia resources designed to augment student learning: videos, case studies, simulations, articles, journals, and discussion topics.
  • A global online community of faculty, students, and alumni.

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30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Walden University's admission requirements vary by program and degree level.
  • Walden enrollment advisors are available to help you with every step of the online application process, from deciding which program is right for you to applying for financial aid.
  • Enrollment advisors can also explain Walden's transfer of credit policy for past educational experience.

Tuition Fee

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Paying for your education can be a challenge, but Walden helps you identify the many funding options that are available to you, including scholarships, grants, and federal and private loans. You can also check with your employer to see if they offer tuition reimbursement for your courses. A Walden enrollment advisor can help you determine which funding options are available to you. Additionally, you can save time and money by transferring credits earned previously.

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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