Data Science

By unifying principles, methodologies and theories in probability, statistics, optimization, machine learning, informatics and related fields, this program prepares you for deeply understanding and insightfully analyzing actual phenomena with data.

Program Description

The Masters in Data Science Program (MSDS) offers a 30-credit Master’s degree which will provide its graduates with:

  • A deep understanding of the algorithmic tools and computational infrastructure necessary to manage, explore, and make sense of uncertain and complex data
  • Computational skills to apply inference principles and prediction techniques to extract actionable value from data repositories
  • Strong technical skills for data analytics, visualization, and summarization
  • The necessary communication and leadership skills for successful careers as data science professionals


Degree Types

  • M.S. (Master of Science)

Campus Locations

Busch Campus - New Brunswick

Admission Deadlines

For best consideration apply by these dates

Students will be accepted to the program on a rolling admissions basis and there is no strict application deadline. However, space in the MS Data Science program is limited and potential applicants are encouraged to apply early.