12 months
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33482 USD/year
33482 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Data Science and Engineering - Data Science Option from Auburn University program, offered on campus and online, prepares students to pursue careers in data science and engineering, where valuable insights are derived from massive amounts of raw data.

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Overview

Program Details

Our high‐quality curriculum offers an excellent balance between theory and application, equipping students with foundational skills and state‐of‐the‐art technologies related to the next generation of big data applications.

On-campus students will be able to complete this graduate program in one to two years, while online students typically have up to six years to complete their coursework. 

This Master of Science in Data Science and Engineering - Data Science Option from Auburn University  program blends graduate‐level courses in core topics like data mining, machine learning, and statistical learning. The program also offers a wide variety of electives in addition to a required capstone experience, in which students apply their knowledge and skills to a real‐world application scenario.

There are two formal options in the program: the data engineering option, administered by the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and the data science option, managed by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Both options are now available to online students. 

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Database Systems
  • Data Mining
  • Machine Learning
  • Statistical Learning
  • Probability and Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 International applicants should submit all required materials at least 90 days before the first day of class of the semester in which the student wishes to begin graduate study.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You hold a bachelor's degree in engineering or science from an institution of recognized standing.
  • Having a baccalaureate degree in computer science, software engineering, mathematics, statistics or an equivalent discipline, or significant work experience in information technology or applied mathematics and statistics, will be beneficial.
  • You have had at least one statistics course at the 3000-level or above.
  • You have knowledge of at least one modern programming language.
  • Your GRE general exam (data science option only; not required for data engineering option)
  • Data Engineering Option applicants will be evaluated by the graduate committee of the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering; Data Science Option applicants will be assessed by the graduate committee of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6085 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

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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