Data Science, M.Sc. | Kent State University | Kent, United States
12 months
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17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science degree in Data Science from Kent State University provides a focus on developing scientists who will understand the theories, methods and tools of data science and apply data science to solving research and workplace questions in the natural, health and social sciences for businesses and industries.

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Overview

Data science is a STEM discipline founded on the principles of mathematics and the sciences and developed through a synthesis of mathematics and computer science. One may think of data science as a blending together of methods and ideas from analysis, statistics, databases, big data, artificial intelligence, numerical analysis, graph theory and visualization for the purposes of finding information in data and applying that information to solving real-world problems.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Data Science program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Ask the questions so that problems in a particular business or industrial situation become clear
  • Determine if the problem may be addressed with data science methods and tools, and if yes, propose potential methods for solving the problems
  • Make suggestions for how data science may be used to enhance the quality and value of currently existing products (whether the products are physical or methods) and how data science may be used in the development of new products

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced database systems design
  • Data mining techniques
  • Big data analytics
  • Applied statistics
  • Computational statistics
  • Statistical learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
Take A Free Practice Test!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.000 undergraduate GPA (on a 4.000 point scale)
  • Prerequisite mathematics and computer science courses1
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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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.

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