Best Master’s in Data Science Programs for 2021
By Kat Campise, Data Scientist, Ph.D.
A master’s in data science is an interdisciplinary degree program designed to prepare students for a data focused career. The coursework focus is on computer science, math, and statistics. There are both full-time and part-time options available depending your timeline and budget. There is also a growing number of online data science master’s programs available.
In This Guide
- Why Data Science?
- Admissions Requirements
- Program Electives
- Internship & Career Placement
- Program Length
- Complete List of Schools
- 12 Most Affordable Programs
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|School Name||Level||Program||More Info|
|Concordia University, St. Paul||Master||Master of Science in Data Analytics||Website|
|Georgetown University||Master||Master of Science in Business Analytics||Website|
|Johns Hopkins||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics and Policy||Website|
|George Mason University||Master||Online MS in Data Analytics Engineering||Website|
|Utica College||Master||Online MS in Data Science||Website|
|Drake University||Master||Online Master of Data Analytics||Website|
|Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota||Master||100% online M.S. in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics||Website|
|Northern Illinois University||Master||Online Master of Science in Data Analytics||Website|