M.Sc. On Campus

Data Science and Engineering

The City University of New York

18 months
855 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
855 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
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The Data Science and Engineering (DSE) program at The City University of New York provides a solid foundation in core data science and engineering skills, which allows students to analyze, process, visualize, and apply machine learning and computational statistics to problems in engineering, science, and other disciplines.


The Data Science and Engineering Master's program at The City University of New York is targeted at students who wish to learn data science methodology and have a background in science, engineering, or mathematics.  

What you'll study

The core data science methodology covered in the DSE program will provide students with fundamental data science and engineering computational and statistical skills. Students will apply these skills to a domain by combining core knowledge with domain knowledge acquired through two or more electives taken in that domain. Finally, students will complete a mandated capstone project or thesis demonstrating their mastery of the methodology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Statistics
  • Applied Machine Learning and Data Mining
  • Data Engineering: Infrastructure and Applications
  • Big Data and Scalable Computation
  • Visual Analytics
  • Advanced Materials Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Science or Engineering from an accredited institution of higher education
  • A minimum 3.0 / "B" grade average
  • General requirements include:Two semesters of Calculus (preferably 3, including Vector Calculus)
  • Probability and Statistics (preferably 2 semesters)
  • Linear Algebra
  • Programming course (preferred knowledge of Python)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation, preferably from a faculty member familiar with the applicant's work
  • GRE scores are optional

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 18 months.


  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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