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Data Science

Indiana University Bloomington

12 months
42445 USD/year
30690 USD/year
10502 USD/year
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Our Data Science online option at Indiana University Bloomington provides working professionals and recent college graduates a flexible graduate degree in an interdisciplinary program. Students have up to five (5) years to complete 30 credit hours of graduate-level coursework.


Handling and interpreting big data is one of the challenges of the 21st century, and an M.S. in Data Science will help you explore it as it relates to a range of applications and domains. This flexible discipline gives you a variety of options to pursue your education, and two distinct paths – technical and decision-maker – lets you customize your program to suit your interests.

What makes IU's Data Science different?

There are four significant ways in which our data science program stands out from our competitors:

  • Breadth of coverage
  • World-leading faculty
  • Strong industry links with excellent career services
  • Options for online or in residence programs

Our mission

The School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering includes the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University Bloomington and the School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI. The mission of the School is to excel and lead in education, research, and outreach spanning and integrating the full breadth of computing and information technology, including the scientific and technical core, a broad range of applications, and human and societal issues and implications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Mining
  • Programming for Science Informatics
  • Database Systems & Internal Design
  • Cloud Computing
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Web mining

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


  • Fully structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Transcripts and Degree Certifications
  • GRE
  • TOEFL or IELTS (for internationals)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42445 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 42445 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30690 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10502 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bloomington

1071 - 1733 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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